Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Sno-Go in Mountain Pass


SNO-GO IN ACTION. Equipment such as this is used by the State Highway Department to keep the mountain passes open over the Cascade Mountain Passes in Washington.

Ektachrome by Josef Scaylea
7-18-56 handwritten on back 
 

Monday, November 20, 2017

Gateway Motor Inn


Gateway Motor Inn
The Gateway to Cape Cod — Rte #6 & 114A Seekonk Mass.
4 Miles Out of Providence, R.I. Take Rte 195 and Exit #7 Which Takes 
You on to Rte #114A and No. 6
We Accept A'' Credit Cards — Complimentary Breakfast — Pool — T.V.
Teloephones — Air Conditioned — Meeting Rooms
A.A.A. Approved

 

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Welcome to Brigham City, Utah


BRIGHAM CITY, UTAH
 Brigham City, county seat of box Elder County, was first settled in 1851, just four years after the first Mormon pioneers arrived in Utah. It was incorporated in 1867, 27 years before Utah was admitted to the Union. Altitude 4,439 feet. 


Friday, November 17, 2017

Open Hearth Dining Room


THE FAMOUS OPEN HEARTH
The famous Open Hearth Bimini Room in the GALT OCEAN MILE HOTEL, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, features your personal choice and charcoal broiling of prime steaks, giant broiled mushrooms and rosin-bked potatoes — and dining overlooking the blue Atlantic! The Open Hearth is the Gold Coast's favorite dining spot.


Thursday, November 16, 2017

Assateague Island Pony


GREETINGS FROM ASSATEAGUE ISLAND, MD.
About 200 Wild Ponies live on the island. Due to numerous people feeding the wild ponies, they have become dangerous and demanding if food is exposed. Feeding the Wild Ponies is Prohibited.


Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Rancho Trailer Park


RANCHO TRAILER PARK
1563 So. Palm Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, Calif.
On Hwy. 111, 3 minutes from center of town on main Bus line – 18 Overnight drive through spaces – 300 Well landscaped spaces to accommodate all size trailers – Adults Only. Terrazzo Shuffleboard Courts – Heated Pool – Card Room – Also 45 by 72 ft. recreation hall with planned events including square dancing, round dancing, pot lucks etc. Grocery, Grill, Barber Shop, Beauty Shop.

 

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Kansas Turnpike Entrance


EASTERN ENTRANCE TO KANSAS TURNPIKE
This four-lane superhighway divided from end to end by a 20-foot depressed median represents the latest in highway design, construction, and safety. The $160,000,000 Kansas Turnpike was built by private capital without cost to the Kansas taxpayers.


Monday, November 13, 2017

Mt. Royal Motel


MT. ROYAL MOTEL
BERLIN, CONN.
On Wilbur Cross Highway, Route U. S. 5, Conn. 15

Half way between New York and Boston. Fifteen minutes south of Hartford. Foot of Mount Lamentation. High elevation. Large, well appointed rooms, modern decor, carpeted. T.V., Rradio, tiled showers or combination tub baths, hot water heat, family accomodations. Connecting suites. Restaurant adjoining.

 

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Frozen French Pastry


GRETCHEN GRANT
FROZEN FRENCH PASTRY HORS D'OEVRE
Tantalizing hot appetizers. Perfect for cocktail parties, banquets, ot that special luncheon or dinner.
Gretchen Grant French Pastry Hors d'Oeuvre are served by America's finest hotels, restaurants, clubs and caterers.

DURKEE FOOD SERVICE GROUP

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Hunter or Hunted?

TABLES TURNED on this deer hunter.

Color Photo by Richard C. Miller

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Teaberry Leaves


TEABERRY LEAVES grow in abundance at the high altitudes of The WONDERFUL MOUNTAIN EMPIRE OF SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA. They produce a tasty redberry which ripens in the fall. The little plant is used to flavor rare dishes and chewing gum.


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Roadside Black Bear


ONE OF THE BIG BLACK BEARS in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

postmarked 1957 

Monday, November 6, 2017

Freeway Motel



FREEWAY MOTEL & RESTAURANT
Knoxville 18, Tennessee
5 miles North on U. S. 441
Air-conditioned rooms with TV. 7 efficiency apartments. Swimming pool & playground.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Farm Bureau Signs


PERSONALIZED
Farm Bureau Signs

•  BEAUTIFUL
•  BAKED ENAMEL
•  LOW IN COST

SHAW SIGNS


Durkee Canapes


DURKEE
GRETCHEN GRANT COLD CANAPES 
The first cold canapes that taste even better than they look
SEVEN DISTINCTIVELY
DIFFERENT CANAPES 
Clam • Cheddar Cheese • Ham • Chipped Beef • Blue Cheese • Shrimp • Chive
Packed 61 pieces per plastic serving tray. Ten trays per master carton.
DURKEE FAMOUS FOODS

 

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Fiesta Juice Set


We Value You as a Friend and want you to know it!
and to prove it, we want  you to have the beautiful Gift shown on the other side. As a Preferred Customer this attractive and very useful gift can be YOURS FREE!

just for Opening Re-Opening or Adding to your Account with any purchase of $9.95 or more during the next 10 days. Please bring this Cart when you come in.


Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Choosing Paint Colors


Having wonderful time helping folks create new color schemes -- wish you were here! Come in and choose from 1,322 colors in Jewel Colorizer paints -- get any color immediately -- in any finish for inside or outside painting -- at regular paint prices. You have to see Colorizer to believe it! Come in soon!

 

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Cape May -- Lewes Ferry


CAPE MAY, N.J. — LEWES, DEL. FERRY
New luxury passenger and vehicle ferry. Linking the Garden State Parrkway at Cape May, N.J. with the Ocean Highway at Lewes, Del. The ferries carry carry more than 800 passengers and 100 vehicles on a regular daily sailing schedule. Snack bar service is available. Spacious decks , comfortable lounges make each trip memorable for the entire family. A direct route southbound to Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel.
 

Monday, October 30, 2017

Koko Inn


KOKO INN
Avenue Q at Fiftieth Street
Lubbock, Texas
• 146 Spacious Rooms
• Deluxe Suites
• 24 Hour Coffee Shop
• Dial Telephone
• Tropical Gardens



Saturday, October 28, 2017

Scott Chevrolet Billboard


SCOTT Chevrolet Co.
Along N. Broadway
7th to 11th St.
OKLAHOMA CITY

Same location since 1934

Friday, October 27, 2017

Chello Oyster House


CHELLO OYSTER HOUSE
U.S. Highway No. 1
Between Turnpike Exits 58 & 59
Guilford Connecticut

Seafoods — Steak — Chicken

Serving Luncheons, "All you can eat" specials, Sunday Smorgasbord. Home Baking. Catering to Banquets and small parties.

Cocktails 

 


Thursday, October 26, 2017

Roomates Furniture


GIVE YOUR HOME THE CUSTOM-TAILORED LOOK . .    . PLAN WITH ROOMATES

Now your home can have the luxury, beauty, charm, and utility of built-in furniture — without built-in cost! It's simple . . . if you plan with the famous ROOMATES Custom Room Plan by BAUMRITTER!

Through combinations of practical base units and graceful tips, you "Custom Tailor" any type of room, (any size or shape) to your own needs! And if you already have the ROOMATES  storage chests, these distinctive upper bookcases will be a useful and attractive addition!

Just part of our open stock ROOMATES Collection coordinated for bedroom, living room, and dining room. Come see it — it can add new drama , new beauty to your home! (It's modestly priced too!)

 

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Roadside Rest


ROADSIDE REST along U. S. Route 6 between Mt. Jewett and Smethport, Pa. in the beautiful "Seneca Highlands." Picnic facilities, good drinking water and comfort stations are provided.

Ektachrome by Richard C. Miller
 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Hamburg Chic Ship Loading


Hamburg Chic loading at the Ten Million Dollar Terminal. On either end will be seen the two 90 ton traveling cranes made famous at Duluth-Superior Harbor.

DULUTH-SUPERIOR HARBOR, WESTERLY TERMINUS
OF THE ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY.
MID-WESTERN GATEWAY TO WORLD COMMERCE

 

Monday, October 23, 2017

Rest Haven Court


REST HAVEN COURT
2000 East Kearney  —  744  •  Springfield, Missouri
24 Hour Restaurant Adjacent

 
 

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Entering Maggie Valley


One of the entrances to Maggie Valley, Haywood County, Western North Carolina.


Friday, October 20, 2017

Amana Pastry Shop


AMANA PASTRY SHOP
Amana, Iowa
The aroma of fresh-baked pastries, such as these, fill the air in this little shop.


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Modern Maid Stove


Here is a picture of our Modern Maid one-piece built-in (gas or electric) . Many builders figure that the money they save on this built-in installation lets them put a dish-washer in the kitchen for little or no extra. 

TENNESSEE STOVE WORKS
CHATANOOGA 1, TENN.

postmarked 1961

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Loading Grain in Duluth


Federal Pioneer loading grain at Duluth-Superior Harbor.

DULUTH-SUPERIOR HARBOR, WESTERLY TERMINUS
OF THE ST. LAWRENCE SEAWAY
MID-WESTERN GATEWAY TO WORLD COMMERCE

 

Monday, October 16, 2017

Castaway Beach Motel


Castaway BEACH MOTEL
2075 So. Atlantic Ave
Daytona Beach, Fla.
Casual Luxury – When Fun & Informality Prevails

The Only Thing We Overlook Is The Ocean!

Saturday, October 14, 2017

The Little Town of Rough and Ready


This historical marker is located at ehe site of one of the most widely known of the old "Gold Country" towns. It was founded by Mexican War veterans who named it after their old commander, Gen. Zachary Taylor — "Old Rough and Ready."


Thursday, October 12, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Tony's Farm


TONY'S FARM — Fresh fruit & produce — Wholesale & Retail — Highway 22, clinton, New Jersey.

Our Specialty — Complete assortment of Evergreens, Flowers & Fruit Trees.


Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Florida's Sunshine Skyway


SUNSHINE SKYWAY spectacular 15 mile bridge built at a cost of $22,000,000. The last link of new U. S. 19, it increases communication between Pinellas, Manatee an Sarasota counties.

Color Photo by Ted Lagerberg

 

Monday, October 9, 2017

Allen Park Motor Lodge


ALLEN PARK MOTOR LODGE
14887 Southfield Road
Allen Park, Michigan
Centrally located at Dix (R.S. 25), South of I-94. shopping Center in walking distance, 5 minutes to Greenfield Village, 15 minutes to Metropolitan Airport. 60 beautiful units with restaurant, large conference rooms and heated pool. AM_FM Hi-Fi, TV and Air Conditioned Rooms. Five Elegant Bridal Suites.



Saturday, October 7, 2017

Parke County, Indiana


PARKE COUNTY, INDIANA
COVERED BRIDGE FESTIVAL held 2nd weekend thru 3rd weekend of Oct. each year with tours of most of the 38 covered bridges. Entertainment and display of Parke Co. products, also fine food and Sunday morning pancake breakfast with maple syrup. Also Maple Syrup tours last weekend in Frbruary and first weekend in March.

Photo by Mitchell

 

Friday, October 6, 2017

Crystal Dining Room


Crystal Dining Room
Famous for delicious buffet dinners
Recommended by Duncan Hines
THE PICK-OHIO HOTEL
BOARDMAN AND HAZEL STREETS
YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO

 

Thursday, October 5, 2017

The NuggeT -- Reno


THE
NUGGET
 STRIKE IT RICH
 
233 NO. VIRGINIA ST., RENO, NEVADA
Jim Kelley's "NUGGET"
Double JACKPOTS every 15 minutes
Opposite Harold's Club, in downtown Reno. Featuring the finest in food, your favorite Drinks, and PLENTY OF FUN and EXCITEMENT during DOUBLE JACKPOT games.
"You will be a stranger just once" 

 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Bathroom Beauty from Sears


DECORATOR INSPIRED VANITIES & MEDICINE CABINETS

Stop Traffic — Get Leads!
Create Sales! 

Do you have these vanities and medicine cabinets on display???


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...