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A lost piece of downtown LA history is restored




"Of Scrap & Steel" shows 1940s Los Angeles.

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On Thursday, October 20, the 30-minute film "Of Scrap & Steel" will be projected on the newly renovated roof of the Union Rescue Mission (URM). The 1948 film shows scenes of Los Angeles while telling the story of Arthur Hawkins, an alcoholic executive who ended up on the streets of Los Angeles and whose life was saved when he turned to the URM for help.

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Where: Union Rescue Mission, 545 South San Pedro Street Los Angeles, CA, 90013
When: Thu, Oct. 20, 2011, 6:00p.m. - 8:30p.m.
Admission: Free
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