Sunday, August 30, 2015

Howard Johnson's -- Miami, Florida



HOWARD JOHNSON'S
ICE CREAM SHOPS and RESTAURANTS
from Maine to Florida
Delicious Foods
Famous for Ice Creams - 28 Flavors
Table d'Hote — Luncheons — Dinners
Moderately Priced
Air-Conditioned — Ample Parking
1100 BISCAYNE BOULEVARD — 1611 WEST FLAGLER ST.
MIAMI, FLORIDA

 
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Friday, August 28, 2015

Minnesota State Fair Grand Stand



THE GRAND STAND
State Fair Grounds, Twin Cities
Property comprising 350 acres and 100 buildings, worth nearly $1,750,000. Grand stand is 370 feet long, 171 feet deep, 105 feet high, has 160,000 square feet of exhibition apace, and seats 13,000 persons.

estimated date of postcard 1916-1920 

The 2015 Minnesota State Fair is August 27 – September 7 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Cut-away View of Chicago Subway



CUT-AWAY VIEW OF CHICAGO'S SUBWAY IN THE CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
Shown are the main tubes: the downtown center platform, which is 3500 feet long; the two-way escalators to the mezzanines with store connections; and the State St. surface level. Features of the subway are ventilation, illumination, escalators, safety, comfort.

Handwritten 1943 date on back


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the transportation label
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Monday, August 24, 2015

Map: Rothenburg ob der Tauber



Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a town in the district of Ansbach of Mittelfranken (Middle Franconia), the Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. It is well known for its well-preserved medieval old town, a destination for tourists from around the world. It is part of the popular Romantic Road through southern Germany. (source: Wikipedia)

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Sanitary Fish Market and Restaurant



SANITARY FISH MARKET AND RESTAURANT
MOORHEAD CITY, NORTH CAROLINA

The back of this postcard has a recipe for FAMOUS TAR HEEL HUSH PUPPIES.


 
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Friday, August 21, 2015

PPIE: California State Building



The California State Building
PAN-PAC. EXPO. 1915 SAN FRANCISCO





CELEBRATE THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF
THE 1915 PANAMA PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION
in San Francisco

THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1939-40 WORLD'S FAIRS
in New York and San Francisco
Look for more World's Fair Postcards on the Postcardy Blog on Fridays.
To view past World's Fair posts, click here or on the exposition label.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Old Castle Inn



Old Castle Inn
MIAMI, FLORIDA
Located in the Heart of Miami, the Old Castle Inn is Nationally Famed for its Mellow Drinking, Excellent Cuisine and its Beautiful Atmosphere — The Beautifully Designed Cocktail Lounge serves the Best Mixed Drinks in the Country —



 
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