Glimpse of History: Directing traffic in Cranford

CRANFORD — The intersection of North and North Union avenues in Cranford is shown in this 1924 photo.

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Officer John McNerney is barely visible in the traffic box, which police officers referred to as the “green light hotel.”

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Source: NJ.com Union

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