I regularly re-post photos from Shorpy but my favorite part of the site is waiting for a day or so until others have posted information about a particular image.
This one was fascinating, especially if you’re into industrial technology and progress.
The readers spot locations:
I believe the Fageol factory was located at 106th and MacArthur (called Hollywood at the time), which is now the Foothill Square shopping center. Submitted by Bluegeorge on Fri, 05/27/2016 – 3:03pm.
They investigate patent sources:
Patent # 1,226,962.
And to accompany that, here’s another “Wheeee(ls)!” album.