The Resorter … Revisited

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Summer of 1969

Volume XIV

Edition 3

Issue Highlights


The cover girl this week was Joanne Quick, who was also featured in the week’s Hess Apparel ad.


An advertisement for Captain William Bunting’s Angler Restaurant spotlighted the “new” 65-foot Angler boat, “built to our specification and fully equipped electronically. Captain Jack Bunting, your skipper …”


Oceanfront apartments in the Caliban were renting for the week ranging from $125 to $300.


A modern, two-bedroom bayside home was listed for $19,950 by Hastings Real Estate, Inc., which had offices at 56th Street and Philadelphia Ave.


Welsh Drug on 22nd Street was offering 48-hour Kodachrome processing.


Keen-Wik homesites in Fenwick Island were selling for $1,950.


In his weekly column called “Salt Spray,” Dick Lohmeyer featured photos of Irv and Barbara Friedman at The Embers Restaurant; Cliff and Tish Cook and Bob Harman at the Seascape Motel; and Pete and Peg Perry at Mario’s.


In his “Delaware Sun Spots” column, Lohmeyere featured Bud and Diane Tingle at their Tingle Motel; Ruth Price of Ruth’s Shell Shop; and Warren and Jane Johnson of Warren’s Restaurant.


Bunting Yacht Sales in Ocean City was running a special for a new 38-foot fishing cruiser with twin 225 HP motors for $29,500.

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