Historic Central Avenue Jazz Corridor
— 42nd St. [sic] and Central Av. —Curtis Mosby, the conductor of the Dixieland Blue Blowers, opened the Apex on Thanksgiving 1928. The classy nightclub was home to revues featuring beautiful showgirls in extravagant costumes. Johnny Otis led the house band, but Alabam was the most popular stage for known jazz musicians who were on Central Avenue.
|Placed By||City of Los Angeles|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 2:14am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 383962 N 3763617|
|Decimal Degrees||34.00676667, -118.25658333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 0.406', W 118° 15.395'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 0' 24.36" N, 118° 15' 23.70" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||213, 323|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4233 S Central Ave, Los Angeles CA 90011, US|
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