Sunday, November 30, 2014

Nebraska's Legendary Warrior Rabbit

This unique species of wildlife has reportedly been seen by only a few people. Dwindling herds of sandhills Warrior Rabbits are thought to exist only in the beautiful Sand Hills of Nebraska. A unique specimen of this rabbit is on display in the Free Cowboy Museum at Front Street, an old west town in Ogallala, Nebraxka. Photo taken on the shores of Lake McConaughy.

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Christmas, Michigan

On hwy. M-28, 3 miles west of Munising
The spirit of Christmas can be found at SANTA'S Gift Shop in the heart of Christmas, Michigan. Home of the World's Largest SANTA CLAUS — which stands 32 feet high, and 17 feet across the skirt, towering beside the North Pole. He is a welcome sight to all who are young at heart.

postmarked 1978

Friday, November 28, 2014

Strongbow Turkey Farm

on Highway 30 — 1/4 mile east of 49, Valparaiso, Indiana. all Turkeys Served Here Are From Our Own Flocks. The Home of Strongbow Turkey Pies - The Famous Strongbow Smoked Turkey. We take pride in Serving the best Turkey Dinners — Steaks and Sandwiches. Beautifully Packaged Gift Turkeys - Fresh or Smoked Shipped Anywhere in the United States.

postmarked 1958

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Performing Cockatoo

"Pinky", one of the salmon-crested cockatoos, performs on the highwire at Miami's PARROT JUNGLE.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Grandma's Going on a Greyhound

America's Favorite Bus: The Super Scenicruiser
Greyhound presents the Super Scenicruiser — 62 ways better-than-ever. This 43-passenger, gold-striped bus features air conditioning, panoramic windows, a complete restroom and air suspension ride. It's such a pleasure to ride this bus…and leave the driving to us!

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Corn Palace Panel

Mitchell, South Dakota
Made entirely form split ears of corn this panel depicts two of the Indian symbols most important to their existence, the buffalo, symbol of life, and the altar of corn.

postmarked 1976

Saturday, November 22, 2014

South Manor Motel

Restaurant & Gift Shop
1-1/2 Miles North of Sylvania, Georgia
On U. S. Highway 301
24 Ultra Modern Units, with Tub and Shower, Free TV in Every Room. 100% Air Conditioned, Safe Electric Heat. Esther Williams Swimming Pool.
Restaurant Serving The Finest In Foods.
Gift Shop Featuring A Complete Line of Gifts, and Souvenirs.

Friday, November 21, 2014

Modern Turkey Plant

Apple Valley, California
The End Of The Line For Over 500,000 Turkeys. In A Completely Modern Plant 10,000,000 Pounds Of Dressed Birds Pass Under Scrutiny By Department of Agriculture Representatives. The "Apple Valley" Brand Turkey Is Well Known In Many States.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Union Pacific "City of Portland" Domeliner

One of America's most luxurious trains, the "City of Portland" carries an Astra Dome Observation Lounge, Astra Dome Diner and Astra Dome Coach. For nearly 200 miles it parallels the enchanting Columbia River.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Squash Pumpkins

The Penna. Dutch Country an unusual fall scene of squash pumpkins ready for harvesting.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Horne's Restaurants

Candies — Gifts — Gas
Look for the yellow roof for one stop service.

Friday, November 14, 2014

Marilyn's Inn Buffet

FAMOUS MARILYN'S INN BUFFET . . . featured on Saturday nights in the air-conditioned comfort of our spacious dining room. Superb Southern cuisine. Children welcome. Your host on the Coast at Ocean Front & 23td St., Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Washington Cranberry Harvest

Each Fall, the cranberry harvest gets underway. Lowland bogs are flooded; berries are knocked from vines with "eggbeaters", causing them to float on surface. Berries are loaded on trucks by conveyor for transportation to processing plant near Long Beach, Wash. The first planting of cultivated cranberries in the state was near here in 1883.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Vista-Dome California Zephyr

A trip aboard the luxurious Vista-Dome California Zephyr is filled with thrills as the train travels for hundreds of miles through the alpine meadows and awesome canyons of the colorful Colorado Rockies during daylight hours.

Monday, November 10, 2014

Saturday, November 8, 2014

Harrahs Club Air Curtain

The famous 41-foot "air-curtain" never closes at Harrah's, Reno. Inside, you'll find a wide variety of fun and excitement, including Harrah's Show Lounge, where well-known entertainers perform night and day. On your next trip to Reno, visit Harrah's, one of the West's favorite clubs.

circa 1964

Friday, November 7, 2014

Smucker's Product Display

A display of SMUCKER'S famous products - Apple Butter, Preserves, Jellies and Ice Cream Topping. Visitors welcome - tours daily. The J. M. Smucker Co., Orrville, Ohio.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Greetings from Minnesota

Land of 10,000 Lakes
Fishing, hunting, swimming, hiking, boating or just plain sight-seeing - these are some of the typical activities to be enjoyed in this recreation center of the Mid-West.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Union Pacific Railroad--Washington

From Washington orchards, farms, ranches, fisheries, forests and mines come vast quantities of essential products shipped over Union Pacific's Strategic Middle Route. There is adequate irrigation and power for future agricultural and industrial expansion. And enterprising homeseekers will be attracted by Washington's temperate climate and scenic splendor.

This card is No. 8 of a series featuring each state served by the Union Pacific Railroad.

Monday, November 3, 2014

Map: Greetings from Iowa

Nickname — Hawkeye State
1960 Population — 2,777,537
Area in Sq. Miles — 56,147
Entered the Union, Dec. 28,1846

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Custom Kitchen Cabinets

Have beautiful Custom Cabinets by Vincent in your home. Featuring built-in refrigerators and deep freeze by Revco and cabinet tips by Panelyte, Only Vincent can give you Custom Cabinets, in natural birch, maple or knotty pine to fit your kitchen. If you are building a new home, specify Custom Cabinets by Vincent yo your architect or builder. If you're thinking of remodeling your kitchen, call our FREE designing and estimating department.

Saturday, November 1, 2014

TraveLodge Sleepy Bear Sign

St. Petersburg, Florida
Central Heating & Air Conditioning — 65 Units — Pool Lounge — Restaurants Close — Room Phones — Complimentary Coffee — Color TV — Family Units.

circa 1968

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