California Comic: Korean Book-Lending Shop

California Comic Books

Address: 355 S Western Ave
Phone Number: 213-739-2021

가주만화소설 (만화방) “California Comic” has also been known as Gajoo Used Books. Korean-language comic books for rent. It’s a manhwa-bang. At one time, a $10 membership fee guaranteed unlimited lending. Sells cigarettes and phone cards as well. Located next to the sushi/butcher shop in the small dingy strip mall on the northwest corner of 4th and Western.

In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.