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each two apartments, and as these wa¬
ter-closets open directly from the pub¬
lic hall, they are apt to be a nuisance.
No lift is provided.
closet, opening directly upon the outer
air, from which it is reached by means
of a balcony.
There is one lift to each three apart¬
Rear Lot Line
Figure 5—Plan B.
One-half the apartments only are Five-sixths of the apartments are
front apartments. front apartments, either facing the
street or courts recessed from the
There is only one sink for four Each apartment has its own sink,
Many of the bedrooms can only be Every bedroom can be entered di-