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The March Puzzler

North Michigan Avenue, north of the Chicago River, is one of the world’s renowned upscale shopping streets. But before the Michigan Avenue Bridge was built in 1920, it was known by a different name. Its name was changed to North Michigan when the bridge connected it with the part of Michigan Ave that lay to the south of the River.

The Michigan Avenue Bridge over the Chicago Ri...

Your mission, should you decide to accept it, is to identify the street’s pre-1920 name.

Was North Michigan Avenue once named:

a. Streeter Boulevard?   b. Emerald Street?   c. McLean Avenue?   d. Pine Street?   e. First Avenue?

Enter your selection as a  Comment below. I’ll publish the solution in a couple of weeks.

Good Luck, Larry

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