Saturday, August 24, 2013

Hotel Queen Anne - New Bern, North Carolina

New Bern, North Carolina
Direction: Daniel M. Miles
On U.S. 17 Ocean Highway, half way between New York and Florida.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Royal Lahaina Resort - Kaanapali, Maui, Hawaii

An exclusive beach and golf resort in Hawaii, your delightful accommodations are in charming cottage units overlooking velvet fairways and the azure Pacific sea.

Superb destination resort on the 3-mile golden sand beach of Kaanapali, Maui. The crystal clear sea is warm. 72 degrees year round...for swimming, sailing and other water sports.

Tucson Biltmore - Tucson, Arizona

The Tucson Biltmore swimming pool in its park-like setting. In the background is circular dining room with its beautiful view of the surrounding desert and mountains.

Mailed from Tucson, Arizona to Mr. & Mrs. Frank Swilling of South Bend, Indiana on January 25, 1957:

We always end up at the same motel but we particularly enjoy this one. No sunbathing however - too cold.
Janice & Ray

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Lewis Palm Park - St. Petersburg, Florida

4100 Fourth Street North
St. Petersburg, Florida
23 rooms and apartments, air-conditioned, Central and Electric Heat, Free TV in All Rooms, Large Heated Swimming Pool, Shuffleboards, Horse Shoe Courts. Swings for Children. City Block of Parked Ground to Relax. Daily Maid Service. 5 minutes to Business District. Restaurant Across Street. Open Year 'Round.
Member Chamber of Commerce and Florida Motel Association.

Keystop Motel - Glendale, Kentucky

Finest in accommodation, complete truck stop service. Restaurant, fine food, open 24 hrs. daily.
I-65 & Ky. 222 five miles South Elizabethtown
Glendale, Kentucky 42740

Motel San-Su and Restaurant Too - Glenville, Georgia

Motel San-Su and Restaurant Too
Welcomes You
Just south of Glennville, Ga., one day's drive to Miami - on U.S. 301 and 25 - Preferred routes to Florida. Enjoy safe, serene sleep in the beautiful, spacious accommodations of this fireproof motel with all oak furniture, foam rubber mattresses, wall-to-wall carpeting. Electromode heat and complete air-conditioning. Enjoy our swimming pool, playground free TV and excellent drinking water. Let Norman and Ethel Metzinger, owners and operators, provide complete comfort. AAA Approved. American Express accepted.

Mailed from Glennville, Georgia to Mrs. H.J. Whitehead of Comer, Georgia on September 13, 1963:

A funny thing happened to me on the way to the grocery store - and here I am -
Love E & B

Out West Motel - Denver, Colorado

"Best Rest"
30 Air-Conditioned Units. 6 family efficiencies. Heated swimming pool - playground - near choice restaurants - 1 block north Colorado Blvd. exit U.S. Hiway 87.
1680 So. Colorado Blvd. Phone SKyline 6-1521
AAA Approved. American Express & Carte Blanche accepted.

Caesar's Hotel - Tijuana, Baja California

Caesar's Hotel - Tijuana, Baja California

Caesar's Hotel on Avenue Revolucion, Tijuana, Mexico

Quality Inn Colony - Williamsburg, Virginia

P.O. Box FF
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
On Routes 60 & 162, 2 blocks south of the historic area. 59 air conditioned spacious rooms each with tub-shower baths, color TV, telephones, wall to wall carpeting. Swimming pool and self service coffee bar, Near good restaurants. AAA Approved. A Quality Court.

Washbrook Motels and Dining Room - Ashland, Ohio

3 miles north on U.S. 250 and 60
Ashland, Ohio
Canopy Bedroom in Mansion House, Overlooking Brook in Countryside of Washbrook Farms.

Maplewood Motel - Greensboro, North Carolina

2500 Battleground Ave.
Greensboro, N.C.
AAA Approved. A Quality Court.
On U.S. 220 North at city limits. Air conditioned and heated. Wall to wall carpeting. Tile baths. Room telephones, Radio or Television. New and modern, Quiet and restful, Excellent Restaurant nearby. Jean and Jack Ogburn. Phone 2-5102

Howard Johnson's - Machester, New Hampshire

Featuring spacious rooms & suites with oversize beds, blackout drapes, bathroom heat lamps, individual year round heat & cooling, message & wake up panel, direct dial telephone & color TV, indoor pool, saunas & sun deck, meeting - banquet facilities, restaurant & lounge, coast to coast reservation service.

Roosevelt Motor Hotel - Seattle, Washington

Seattle's Best Address
7th & Pine. Right downtown close to stores, theatres, monorail.
Free parking for registered guests. AAA Approved.

Writing on the back:
Stayed on 6th floor
Room 601 - December 18-21, 1972
Jerry Tracy

Motel Brisbois & Country Kitchen - Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin

533 N. Marquette Rd. (On Hwy. 35 North)
Prairie du Chien, Wis. 53821
Located along the Mississippi Bluffs on Highway 35...Open all year. Air conditioning, TV, phones in every unit, central heating with thermostat control in every room. AAA Approved. A Friendship Inn
Mr. and Mrs. Art Frydenlund, Props.
531 N. Marquette Rd.
Prairie du Chien, Wis. 53821
I'm the "Country Boy"! And I jest wanna extend to all you folks, a heart-warmin' welcome to the Prairie du Chien area. We feature a complete menu offering Sandwiches, breakfast, lunch and dinner. And I'd like to meet all you personally. So, won't ya cum in and have a friendly greetin!? And, the vittles are on special too!
Jay Hauser, Prop.

Island Inn & Black Angus Restaurant - Key West, Florida

3824 North Roosevelt Blvd. (U.S. 1) Key West, Florida 33040
Hotel Luxury...Motel Informality
100 Spacious, beautifully decorated rooms; 24 Hour switchboard, Television, Individually Controlled G.E. Air Conditioning and Heating, Olympic Pool, Restaurant, Lounge, Golf, Deep Sea Fishing, Skin Diving, Sailing, Water Skiing.

Holiday Inn - Lake George, New York

Make Your Next Trip, vacation or Meeting Easy. Stay with us.
USE INTERSTATE 87, Exit 21. We are located at the Southern edge of Lake George Village on Route U.S. 9, try us and see just how much we have to offer.

Pacemaker Red Carpet Inn - Vienna, Georgia

I-75 at Pitts Road Exit
Vienna, Georgia 31092
Restaurant - Lounge - Color TV in each room - Swimming Pool
Family Oriented...Family rates
One Hour south of Macon, Georgia
Two hours from Florida state line.
Just five hours to Disney World.

Mailed from Daytona Beach, Florida to Richard Tracy of Waterloo, Wisconsin on January 9, 1973:

We stopped here Sat. night. We had to drive all Friday night until Sat afternoon 1100 miles without stopping as snow storms and sleet storms were only a hour or 2 in back of us all the way until we got over mountains to Georgia. The weather turned warm about 80 at noon in Daytona Beach. Same place we stayed last year. Sam room. Grampa Young

Channel Inn - Washington, D.C.

Channel Inn - Washington, D.C.

Washington's Only Waterfront Hotel
Minutes from all major tourist attractions, Deluxe Spacious Rooms with Balconies, Gourmet Dining in the Elegant Pier 7 Restaurant. Banquet & Meeting Rooms Available. 650 Water Street, S.W., Washington, DC 20024.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Sheraton-Mt. Royal Hotel - Montreal, Quebec

Kon-Tiki at the Sheraton-Mt. Royal Hotel - Montreal, Quebec

Canada's newest, exotic Polynesian restaurant. Created and supervised by Steve Crane, and located in the Sheraton-Mt. Royal Hotel, Montreal. Authentic food and beverages from the South Seas are served in a lush, tropical atmosphere. Other Kon-Tiki's now in Sheraton Hotels in Portland, Oregon, Cleveland, Ohio and Chicago, Illinois.