Monday, November 25, 2013

Sturbridge Motor Inn - Sturbridge, Massachusetts



Northbound lane of Route 15 (N.Y. - Boston Pkwy.)
One miles south U.S. 20 and Mass Turnpike
Sturbridge, Massachusetts
A new motel in a woodland setting back from highway. One mile from Old Sturbridge Village; near excellent restaurants. Large, attractively appointed rooms, sound-proofed. Television. Continental breakfast November-May. Tel. Sturbridge, DIckens 7-3689. AAA Approved.
The Richard K. and Harry L. Showmans
Rates May 15-October 31
Prices include TV and air conditioning. Rooms in original section are large (13 x 16); in newer section they larger, fully carpeted, and further from highway.
Single - $9.00-$10.00 (original sect.) $11.00-12.00 (New sect.)
Double - $11.00
Twin - $12.00 (original sect.) $13.50 (New Sect.)
(Some twin rooms are connecting. Price for four is double the twin rate.)
Three persons (dbl. & Twin) $14.00 (original sect.) $16.00 (new sect.)
Four persons (2 dbl. beds) $15.00 (original sect.) $17.00 (new sect.)
Two connecting smaller twins with one bath on second floor at $19.00 for 3, $200 for 4. Cots $2.50, cribs $1.50. Advanced reservations urged. Deposit required for arrival after 5 P.M.

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Bel Aire Motel - Albert Lea, Minnesota

Bel Aire Motel - Albert Lea, Minnesota

Albert Lea's Finest
Located west edge of City of Albert Lea Intersection Highways 69-16-13 Open all Year - Baseboard hot water heating Reasonable Rates - Clean and comfortable rooms A. C. - T.V. and Radios - Phones in all units Tourists and Traveling Men Welcome " Gateway to Minnesota's 10,000 Lakes" Edna & Cecil Dishon, Owner - Operators Phone 3983
AAA Approved. Member of the Best Western Motels.

Dated August 30, 1959

Bel Aire Motel - Albert Lea, Minnesota

Albert Lea's Finest
Quietly located west edge of City of Alberta (sic) Lea
Intersection Highways 69-16-13
Open all Year - Baseboard hot water heating - Reasonable Rates - Clean and comfortable rooms - A.C. - TV and Radios - Phone in all units.
Tourists and Traveling Men Welcome
"Gateway to Minnesota's 10,000 Lakes"
AAA Approved. Member of the Best Western Motels
Carol & Dick Thorson
FR 3-3983

Top Hat Motel and Coffee Shop - Cordele, Georgia



New, Modern. 18 units with private tile baths, electrically heated, and modern air conditioned coffee shop serving excellent food. All brick constructed. Located 148 miles south of Atlanta on U.S. 41 - one mile north of Cordele, Ga. Telephone 900. AAA Approved.

Mailed from Fernandina Beach, Florida to Mr. Andy, Tery & Gail Hawkins of Rock Hill, South Carolina on June 27, 1950:

Hi Kids,
Even though I am at home now, I still had to write to you.Mother & I sure are luck to have three such wonderful children like you. & we love you very much.
Dad & Mom

San Diego Hotel - San Diego, California

San Diego Hotel - San Diego, California

On Broadway
Sam S. Porter

Paradise Inn - Rainier National Park, Washington

Paradise Inn - Rainier National Park, Washington

Early July scene at Paradise Inn. Road has been opened by steamshovel. Inn is entered through tunnel. Alaska dog team on upper level. Stage is of the type operated from gateways to Park. Rainier National Park, Washington.

Holiday Motel - Richmond, Indiana

Holiday Motel - Richmond, Indiana

HOLIDAY MOTEL, Richmond, Ind., in town at eastern part of city on U.S. Route 40. Forty-two ultra-modern rooms, air-conditioned, telephone in each room, television, wall-to-wall carpet, ceramic tile bath & shower. Best in Middle West; one of nation's finest. Adjoining fine restaurant. Phone Richmond 2-5353.