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

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