Summer of 1979
This week’s Resorter Girl was Margaret Mulholland, 22, an Easton native who was working at Phillips North this summer before returning to her studies at the University of Colorado.
Topping the “After Dark” entertainment pages were Dick Reihl, Sandbar Lounge; Dale Britt, Phillips by the Sea; Mac Arthur Park, The Wharf; Hank English, Carousel; and Chris Farren, Angler Restaurant.
Angelo’s Pasta House was open till 3 a.m. nightly on 27th Street.
“The Alternative” was across the top of a half-page color photo of a sunset in an advertisement for Fager’s Island.
Children were treated well at The Family Fish House, located inside the Gold Coast Mall, where kids under 6 ate for free and children 6 to 12 received reduced meal prices.
English’s had two popular locations in Ocean City at this time — one on 15th Street and another on 137th Street.
Summer of 1968 Volume XIV Edition 3 Issue Highlights This week’s Resorter Girl was Chris Corddry, who was also featured in this issue’s full-page Hess Apparel advertisement. Among the amenities at the Surf and Sands Motel were “free all channel television,” “golf privileges” and “background music in all rooms.” The live racing season at Ocean Downs Raceway was from July … Continue reading
Summer of 1975 Volume XXI Edition 7 Issue Highlights This week’s Resorter Girl was Nancy Spires, who was spending her summer working as a desk clerk at the Sheraton. At this time, Sea View Beach Shoppes had three locations — Fenwick Island, 64th Street and Selbyville, Del. The Kite Loft was located on the Boardwalk at 2nd Street this summer. … Continue reading
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 … Continue reading
Summer of 1964 Volume X Edition 1 Issue Highlights • The new Royal Palm Court on the bay at 12th Street was unveiled in an advertisement. • Courtesy of Herbert Berger Ltd. Sportswear of Ocean City, the Lifeguard of the Week was Bill Marshall Jr. • Bailey’s Drug Store on 8th Street was featuring Russell Stover candies, Wilkerson blades, fountain … Continue reading
Summer of 1965 Volume XI Edition 7 Issue Highlights An editorial opined, “The thing is the entire beach is there for public use and no one has the right to reserve a choice area as the beach umbrella renters do. A vacationer has the right to up-root an umbrella that happens to be sticking in the sand where he wishes … Continue reading
Summer of 1956 Volume II Edition 6 Issue Highlights Miss Amanda Esham was the featured beauty in Hess Apparel’s full-page ad. The ad read, “Miss Esham is a sure bet to win the state of “Miss Delmarva” when the Delmarva Chicken Festival takes place next June.” Mr. and Mrs. James D. Farlow welcomed guests to their Lackawanna Restaurant on Baltimore … Continue reading
Summer of 1975 Volume XXI Edition 3 Issue Highlights At the Longhorn Steak House on the Boardwalk at 15th Street, an eight-ounce Filet Mignon dinner was going for $4.95. At this time, A&P had three stores in the area — Rehoboth Beach and Millsboro, Del. and Berlin. Ocean City was celebrated its 100th birthday this year. Ocean City was hosting … Continue reading
Summer of 1970 Volume XVI Edition 5 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Nancy Arenzm who was sporting Villager Swimwear. Mr. and Mrs. R. Marbury Stamp invited guests to their North Winds Motel on the bay at 55th Street. Among those featured in Shirley Ferrante’s Salty Spray column were Dick Laws, 64th Street Super Market; Josh Richardson, Josh’s 46th … Continue reading
Summer of 1971 Volune XVII Edition 5 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Anita Smith. John, Tommy and Nicholas Arrington were inviting guests to their Ocean Park Motel. Tapped to perform at Ocean City Convention Hall for the remainder of 1971 and early 1972 were Woody Herman, Tex Beneke, Ray McKinley, Guy Lombardo, Les Elgart, Warren Covington, Sammy Kaye, … Continue reading