The Resorter … Revisited

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Winter of 1972

Issue Highlights

Granny’s Pub on 16th Street was proud to be open seven days all winter with three brands of draft beer and 10 pizza varieties.

Among the men’s fashion lines being carried at Alice Krick’s La Riviera, located in the new Fountainhead Towers on 117th Street, were Damon International, Geoffrey Beene and Oleg Cassini.

In the primetime televisions listings were Magic of Burt Bacharach, Sanford & Son, Merv Griffin, Perry Mason and Alfred Hitchcock.

In the news this week, the Sails III condominium was approved for 138th Street, featuring a 110-foot tall tower featuring 70 units.

Two bedroom units were on sale for under $40,000 in the new High Point North on 112th Street.

The Resorter … Revisited

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 … Continue reading

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1969 Volume XVII Edition 2 Issue Highlights •Hastings Real Estate Inc. listed an one-bedroom oceanfront condominium for sale for $19,950, including “wall to wall carpet” and “paneled walls.” •A free coupon for the Sky Monorail was included in the bayfront Playland Amusement Park’s ad on 65th Street. •In his After Dark column, which spotlighted the local nightlife scene … Continue reading

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1961 Volume VII Edition 6   Issue Highlights   •New this year at Frontier Town was the Longhorn Saloon & Beef House. •The Diplomat Motor Hotel on 26th Street billed itself as “Ocean City’s Smartest Holiday Address.” You could reach them at “Atlantic 97148.” •In an editorial, Dick Lohmeyer wrote, “Cullens Jenkins is dead. And with his passing … Continue reading