Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Hotel Savery - Des Moines, Iowa
Mailed from Des Moines, Iowa to Miss Mary M. Smith of Waukom, Iowa on September 28, 1911:
I got here alright and surprised my Sister. Will stay a week here. Hope you are well. Say helo to your niece Mary for me.
With Love from Maggie.
Mailed from Des Moines, Iowa to Mrs. Anna Stockel of Oak Park, Illinois on September 12, 1926:
Dear Folks: -
Back at it again. Been out for a week and expect to be home next Saturday. Wish I were there now. This has been a long Sunday. Have written letter most of the days.
A Boss Hotel
350 Attractive Fireproof Rooms with Bath
3 Air-Conditioned Restaurants
Complete Air-Conditioned Convention Facilities
Mailed from Mount Vernon, Iowa to Miss Phyllis Latta of Bennett, Iowa on November 6, 1951:
How's your C.A.T.? It was pleasant to enjoy the time with you on Friday. Saturday did it'd worst, don't you think? Hope you reached home and back to work safely.
Now W.A.A.C. Headquarters
Iowa's finest and largest Hotel. 425 attractive fire proof rooms, all with bath, many with TV and air conditioning. Three parking garages next door. Family plan, children free.
Air conditioned lounge, Coffee Shop and 24 Hour Food Fountain. Complete air conditioned convention facilities, three large ballrooms, experienced staff.
Another Friendly Boss Hotel
Mailed from Des Moines, Iowa to Miss Bonnie Ehlers of Paulina, Iowa on March 25, 1960:
I'm having a wonderful time. I though you would love to have another post card. Be good and have fun!