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Globe Poster: An Illustrated History Of American Music

By Leah Scarpelli (npr.org, 4/10/2011) Whirring sounds of an old Heidelberg Windmill letterpress echo in the warehouse of Globe Poster in East Baltimore. Owner Bob Cicero explains how the machine works. “The suckers on the top actually suck the paper, … Continue reading

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Pressed for Time (Globe Poster)

Baltimore’s Globe Poster Company holds decades of music and printing history–and it’s on the verge of being lost By Lee Gardner (Baltimore City Paper, 1/26/2011) Bob Cicero has the air of a man carrying a heavy load, despite the fact … Continue reading

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Letter Men: The Globe Poster Company Would Like Your Attention For a Moment

BOB CICERO HAS A STORY he likes to tell about advertising. A few years ago, he was driving down the street when his son noticed a sign-holding man bobbing and weaving by the side of the road. The younger Cicero … Continue reading

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Fell’s Point Fun Fest 2009

Never mind the rest, Fells Fest is the best I spent the past weekend doing nothing but playing tennis, eating sushi and walking around the Fells Point Fun Festival, where the sunny fall weather (mid-70s) was so wonderful it made … Continue reading

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