Sunday, October 27, 2013

The O'Neill House - East Durham, New York

"For The Vacation Time of Your Life"
Sunside Road
East Durham, N.Y.
Tel. Cairo, Madison 2-3197
160 Acres of private woodland trails. All outdoor sports and amusements. Irish-American Music. Dancing. Large shady lawns. Comfortable airy rooms. Motel Units with private bath. Moderate rates. Accommodations for 150.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Sands Motel - Texarkana, Texas

At The Cross-Roads of the Southwest
900 Block West 7th (U.S. Route Nos. 59-67)
Texarkana, Texas
Enjoy real comfort, complete Air Conditioning, TV, 125 Rooms, Heated swimming pool and fine dining (come as you are).

Hotel Balingall - Ottumwa, Iowa

Firesafe - TV in Lobby
Air-conditioned sleeping rooms
Coffee Shop - Free Parking Lot

Mailed from Ottumwa, Iowa to Mrs. Fred C. Gibson of Amana, Iowa on October 16, 1963:

Arrived OK about 9:15. It was hot riding. Cloudy & warm this morn. We have a meeting at 8:30 so got up at 6:30. Changed from Motel 34 to this hotel as it was 2 miles out. This is only a few blocks from head quarters.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

The Falls Hotel - Newberry, Michigan

This is the Home of the Original "Smorgasbord" famous throughout the Middle West. Complete Hotel Facilities. Family rates - Open year 'round.

Stouffer's Louisville Inn - Louisville, Kentucky

120 West Broadway.
Louisville, Kentucky
Comfort, beauty and elegance are featured in every one of the 300 spacious guest rooms and suites in this 12-story motor inn, crowned by a rooftop restaurant. Located on US 150 near the junction of I-65, just 10 minutes from airport, only a few minutes from everything downtown.

Arlington Hotel - Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

Arlington Hotel - Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

Largest in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas - with famous thermal baths under Regulations of the United States Government. Beautiful "Cascade" swimming pool for guests.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Statler Hilton - Boston, Massachusetts

The Lanai Room of Trader Vic's
"The Best of Boston"

Arlington Street at Park Square
Boston, Mass.
Telephone HAncock 6-2000
Boston Statler Hilton's colorful restaurant reproduces old N.E. inn Museum-worthy memorabilia collection lines walls. Open from 7 to midnight, serving Breakfast, lunch, dinner and after-theatre suppers.

Mailed from Boston, Massachusetts to Mr. Beecher Hewitt of Warrensburg, New York on June 11, 1968:

Miss hearing from you now & then. Hope all is well! How is dad? My best to all.

Hotel Sahara - Las Vegas, Nevada

Your Shangri-La in a resort-hotel designed to capture your every sense with delightful ingredients for a memorable vacation.


Stan Irwin Presents

Garden of Allah
Hotel Sahara, Las Vegas, Nevada
Set like a royal jewel amid 20 acres of velvet lawn and blossoms, Las Vegas' largest temperature controlled pool provides endless moments of relaxation and fun beneath the healthful Nevada sun. A new high in resort living.

Mailed from Boulder City, Nevada to Miss Helen Hammer of Hartford, Connecticut on August 25, 1963:

Hi Helen & Willy
Made it to this city after a 12 hr. drive. My brother & sister-in-law are here with me to enjoy the sights.

Sandman Motel - Madera, California

Highway 99N and Ave. 16
Madera, Calif.
Madera's Newest Modern Motel. 50 Units Single and Double, also Commercial Rates. Air-conditioned by refrigeration. Heated Pool, TV - Phones, Free Ice, Excellent Restaurant, and Cocktail Lounge.
Centrally located to Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks.
AAA Approved. The Diners' Club, Bank Americard, American Express & Carte Blanche approved.

Town and Country Motor Hotel - Wichita Falls, Texas

Henrietta Highway, P.O. Box 2450
Wichita Falls, Texas
Serving Highways 287, 277, 82 ans 79, this motor hotel has 73 large, ground-floor rooms and 137 parking spaces for your convenience, single, doubles, twins, family rooms and suites. Also year 'round air conditioning, television, music and radio.

Mansion Park Motor Lodge - Santee, South Carolina

On U.S. 301, 15A, 15 at Junction S.C. 6 - Santee, S.C.
25 Quiet, Restful Rooms all with Air-Conditioning - Hot Water Heat - TV - Combination Tubs and Showers - Wall-to-Wall Carpeting - Beauty rest Mattresses - Cribs, Family Units.
Filtered Swimming Pool - Playground
Tastee Food Shops Restaurant on Premises
(Serving 5 AM to 10PM)

Mailed from St. George, South Carolina to Mrs. E. O. Lesquier of Springfield, Massachusetts on October 31, 1969:

Hi C & S:
Happy Hallowe'en. Stayed here over night - very nice - a rate is on so t'was only $7.00! Tomorrow we'll be in IRB. Thanks for keeping us overnight Tues.
Love L & E

On U.S. 301, 15A, 15 at Junction S.C. 6
Exit 98 - I-95 - Santee, S.C. 29142
34 Quiet, Restful Rooms all with Air-Conditioning - Hot Water Heat - Color TV - Combination Tubs and Showers - Wall-to-Wall Carpeting - Beautyrest Mattresses - Cribs - Family Units. Filtered Swimming Pool and Playground. Restaurant Adjoining

Holiday Inn - Walterboro, South Carolina

I-95, U.S. 15 and U.S. 17A
Walterboro, S.C. 29488
Restaurant - Pool - Color TV - Playgrounds

El Rancho Motor Court - Winchester, Virginia

2 Miles South of Winchester on U.S. 11.
Central Air Conditioning & T.V. in every room. Restaurant 300 yards. Phone 8606. Mr. & Mrs. L.W. Williams, Owner & Operaot

Travelodge - Toledo, Ohio

1919 Collingwood Blvd.,
Toledo, Ohio
Phone: Cherry 8-6231
TVs and Telephones
"Near the heart of downtown Toledo"

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Bel-Air Motor Hotel - St. Louis, Missouri

Bel-Air Motor Hotel - St. Louis, Missouri

New Motel Masterpiece in the Heart of St. Louis
Featuring HENRICI'S Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge
4630 Fashionable Lindell Boulevard
U.S. 67 and City U.S. 40
FOrest 7-1235

Mailed from St. Louis, Missouri to Mrs. Rachel Harper of Elkhart, Indiana on March 23, 1960:

Just to say hello - and to say hope you're better & that I'll be back in E. soon - my side still sore - wish next surgery over soon. I'm not able to have more yet - Heaps to all - Ester

The Continental Plaza - Seattle, Washington

2500 Aurora Ave.
Seattle, Washington
Telephone AT-22174
Highway 99
AAA Approved
Uptown Seattle's finest drive-in, "Under the waterfall," motel overlooking Lake Union and Mt. Rainier. Just 3 minutes to the center of all activities. Deluxe, singles, doubles and executive suites. Radio and TV, room service for buffet breakfast.

Holiday Inn - Santee, South Carolina

U.S. 301 & U.S. 15 & I-95
Swimming Pool - Air-conditioned - Restaurant - Free TV - Free Holidex Reservations

Dearborn Inn - Dearborn, Michigan

Dearborn Inn - Dearborn, Michigan

This big, heated, 42 x 75 foot, swimming pool with one and three meter diving boards, life guards and sun deck is for the use of INN, COLONIAL HOMES and MOTOR HOUSE guests. 185 air conditioned guest rooms, all with TV, two restaurants, Cocktail Lounge, Tennis Courts, Championship Putting Green, next door to Greenfield Village and Henry Ford Museum.

The Schine Inn - Springfield, Massachusetts

15 acres of Pleasure...200 luxurious rooms, dining, dancing, cocktails, bowling, ice skating, gift shops, banquet facilities for more than 1500...activities for the whole family.

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Mission Motel - Phoenix, Arizona

2433 E. Van Buren St., (On U.S. 60-70-80-89)
Phoenix, Arizona
Phone 35342
29 Snobreeze cooled, Palm Aire Heated units. More than 30,000 pieces of hand-made, colorful imported tile in patio, driveways and buildings.