Summer of 1972
The Caliban Corporation was advertising its latest oceanfront condominium, High Point North, on 112th Street. Prices for one- and two-bedroom units were began at under $40,000.
Featured in the “Many Faces of Ocean City” were Mary Gunion, South Moon Under; Ronnie Bassett, Parker Real Estate; Bruce Esender, Sand Bar; Steve Malfa, Golden Bull; Bernie Rodden, Resort Realty Corp.; Janice Maiorana and Janet DeCola, Mario’s.
OC Beach Patrol Captain Robert Craig was interviewed at the beginning of what was to be his 26th season as captain. He spoke about the possibility of a female lifeguard in the future. “We’ve had six applications from girls, three turned down their appointments, and two more are due next week for testing.”
Tickets were available for $4 and $5 for Rita Coolidge and Kris Kristofferson, appearing at the Ocean City Convention Hall.
At this time, the Francis Scott Key was home to Fred’s Place, which was serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
John Donaway Furniture opened on 130th Street and an ad read, “At last, Ocean City has a fine furniture store.”