The Resorter … Revisited

10-24 Color-Resorter WEB

Summer of 1977

Volume XIII

Edition 7


Issue Highlights


• This week’s “Resorter Girl” was 17-year-old Nancy Machado, an Oxen Hill resident who worked at South Moon Under

• In Donaway Furniture’s ad, the motto was “We Just Look Expensive …” It also read “Master Charge & Bank Americard Honored.”

• Among stores included at Shantytown in West Ocean City were Kite Loft, Fig Leaf, Bonnie’s Bath House, Steen, Firth & Talbott Realty, Donald’s Duck Shoppe, Trimper Real Estate and Shell Shop.

• The House of Crabs on Route 50 was featured for its Crab Hall of Fame.

• The Sheraton Fontainebleau Inn on 100th Street (now the Clarion) was featuring the Moonrake restaurant and Spardeck Lounge.

• The “Mariner” was the featured head boat offering scenic cruises every evening from the Talbot Street Pier.

• ”High-energy disco New York style” was being featured on the weekends at Finnigan’s Rainbow on 67th Street and the bay.

• Gilbraltar Homes was offering complete homes from $18,990 and inviting readers to the Route 50 model open daily.

• The Quarterdeck on 55th Street was featuring Zaras on stage at the Stardeck Lounge.

• Among the other top entertainers performing were Fire & Ice at the Wharf, Paper Cup at the Carousel Brass Ring and The Admirals at The Gazebo

• Offering “Mellow Rock on AM Radio” was 16 A.M. WETT.

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1977 Volume XXIII Edition 6   Issue Highlights • This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Balti-more resident Dottie Caldwell, who was 21 years old when pictured. • Herb Reed of the Original Platters was stopping in Ocean City at the Hurricane for two shows over the weekend. • All that was required for two-bedroom, two-bath condominiums at The Quay … Continue reading