Corner had a huge sign out in front. It is reputed to be the most photographed
sign in the world at the time (see most
photographed barn). The sign, titled "Crossroads of the Pacific" notated the distance from Hawai'i to New York, to Alaska, to Shanghai,
to Midway, to Tokyo, to Los Angeles, to London, to San Francisco, to
Sydney, and to Manila.
hand, the image on the sign is a humorous ploy used by many places around
the world to claim its centrality on earth.