The Court of Birds
Chico, a popular talking parrot, greeted shoppers with a cheery, "Welcome to Chris-Town."
The intersection of Woolworth's and Wards in the background formed the southwest corner of the mall.
Early promotional photo. There were originally ten cages and sixty-four birds in the COB.
View from Woolworth's, 1961. Note the Bowen Roadrunner in foreground.