Beautiful and quiet Falls Hill was developing in the 1950s. It was a wonderful and peaceful place to raise your family. Take a look at this advertisement featuring this home at 408 Venice St.
I might be wrong, but it appears the street numbers changed over the years. There no longer is a 408 Venice St. The house that is closest to the one in the advertisement above is 7412 Venice St. Also, it matches the directions given in the advertisement.
Check it out in the Google Street View below.
Tom founded Ghosts of DC on January 4th, 2012 as a blog to uncover the lost and untold history of Washington, D.C. He has lived in the city for over a decade and loves exploring every corner of the District. He lives in Columbia Heights with Mrs. Ghost and Ghost Dog. On September 3rd, 2013, the second site launched as Ghosts of Baltimore.