The Parrots of Del Mar (52 images)

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Of course they'd be on Jimmy Durante Boulevard – the bizarre parrots at the Free Flight Exotic Bird Sanctuary – 2132 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, down in Del Mar, on the south side of the famous thoroughbred race track built by a partnership that included Bing Crosby, Pat O'Brien, Gary Cooper, Joe E. Brown, and Oliver Hardy. When Del Mar opened in 1937, Bing Crosby was at the gate to personally greet the fans. On August 12, 1938, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club hosted a winner-take-all...
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