This is a photo from Shorpy of Happy News Cafe at 1727 7th St. NW.
Washington, D.C., circa 1937. Exterior of the Happy News Cafe (described in a 1933 news item as “the new dietitian restaurant for the unemployed”) at 1727 Seventh Street N.W. Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative.
… and the best part, is that the building is still there, albeit, slightly altered.