To whelm, or… not to whelm

To engulf; to overwhelm (duh); to surge over something; to turn (as a dish or vessel) upside down, usually to cover something; to overcome in thought or feeling.

                                                                               Les Krims

                                                                  Abelardo Morell

                                                                  Abelardo Morell

(I would happily label the remaining uncredited pictures.)

More Downtown Re-Photography

http://www.bergwithfries.com/2009/11/then-and-now.html is admirable for its alacrity in shooting the second half for each of these pairs. More importantly, I used to eat lunch at Burgerbar when I was sixteen.

For a dollar.

Small update: here is an addendum for your edification and entertainment: http://www.flickr.com/photos/corydalus/32762838/in/pool-gapers_block/