HereвЂ™s an appealing picture from my collection that we picked up in Gallatin Gateway year that is last
Ben and His Oldsmobile вЂ“ Livingston, MT
. A little bit of research reveals Livingston because the location. Appears like these people had quite the trail journey, 32,000 miles on a pair of tires, down at minimum in terms of Tijuana and right back. IвЂ™d want to know the stores. Seems like in regards to a 1925 Olds. Me know in the comments if you have more info on the exact year and model, please let!
English Diner No. 1 вЂ“ Salisbury, MD
ThompsonвЂ™s Diner opened in 1929 at 209 East Main Street, Salisbury, Maryland. The barrel r fed diner had been purchased by Jack English in either 1934 or 1936, with respect to the source, and was the first of that which was to be always a diner empire in the Eastern Shore.
According to a 1967 article into the Salisbury frequent occasions, вЂњMr. English, a Riverton farm kid whom went to business university right here by hose and buggy. . . worked in canneries, for Victor Talking Machine in Camden, NJ, and starting as an purchase kid for the American Stores Co. he became supervisor regarding the Philadelphia store, later on becoming manager that is general of New Jersey region.
In the 1930s, the old 36 barrel r f had been traded in on a big L-shaped dual monitor r f graft, on the other hand for the L shaped c.1947 OвЂ™Mahony вЂњarrowвЂќ style diner. This diner sat 200 with its dining r m addition. The diner survived very long enough to make it into the guide into the relative back of Richard GutmanвЂ™s вЂњAmerican Diner Then and NowвЂќ, but has since been replaced with a mansard r fed stone office. It would appear that the main dining kitchen or r m nevertheless stands. a thanks that are big Ed Engel for bringing the 1960s article to my attention.بیشتر بخوانید