New book documents fading advertisements painted on old Chicago buildings

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It started as a hobby. Joe Marlin started taking photos of old ads on the side of Chicago buildings a few decades ago. Now, he's compiled those photos into a new book. It's called "Fading Ads of Chicago." Click the player above to see him talk about a few of the old ads on the WGN Morning News.

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