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It’s All There in Black and White: Neon Arrives in Courtenay

Bright lights, big city. Courtenay hit the big time in 1929 with the arrival of neon signs on our main street. This article from the January 17, 1930 Comox District Free Press will enlighten readers on the merits of the neon tube – all in the name of commerce!

With legacy support from the Bickle Family and the Comox Valley Echo.