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On a map, Poplar Avenue looks like a bent jackstraw tossed along the east-west axis of Memphis. Along with parallel streets Central and North Parkway/Walnut Grove, it forms the "Poplar corridor," a swath of mostly middle-class and upper-middle-class neighborhoods that extends to…

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