The Resorter … Revisited – November 23, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – November 23, 2018

Summer of 1972Volume XVIIIEdition 7Issue HighlightsInitial offering prices for two-bedroom, two-bath units in the new Oceana Oceanfront Condominiums were advertised at $44,000. Spring 1973 occupancy was expected for the new development between 82nd and 83rd streets.At this time, the Bank of Ocean City only had two locations — 59th Street and Dorchester Street.Maryland Governor Marvin… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – November 2, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – November 2, 2018

Summer of 1972Volume XVIIIEdition 5Issue HighlightsThe Caliban Corporation was advertising its latest oceanfront condominium, High Point North, on 112th Street. Prices for one- and two-bedroom units were began at under $40,000.Featured in the “Many Faces of Ocean City” were Mary Gunion, South Moon Under; Ronnie Bassett, Parker Real Estate; Bruce Esender, Sand Bar; Steve Malfa,… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – September 28, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – September 28, 2018

Summer of 1975Volume XXIVEdition 6Issue HighlightsThis week’s Resorter girl was Sharon Brudnicki, a 22-year-old Milwaukee native.The Carousel Center Hotel on 118th Street was stressing location in its full-page ad. “Out of this world is up at 118th Street … Out of this world is not far away.”Two-bedroom luxury suites were being offered from $38,900 at the new… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – September 7, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – September 7, 2018

Summer of 1969Volume XVIIEdition 2Issue HighlightsHastings 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 in… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – August 31, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – August 31, 2018

Summer of 1967Volune XIIIEdition 4Issue Highlights•This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Margaret Norman, who was also featured in Hess Apparel’s ad marketing its 9th Street store.•Frontier Town, at this time, was featuring a dinner theatre featuring New York cast members called The Drunkard.•In “Typewriter Editorials,” Editor Dick Lohmeyer wrote, “It’s called Philadelphia Avenue now and extends… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – August 24, 2018

The Resorter … Revisited – August 24, 2018

Summer of 1971Volune XVIIEdition 5Issue HighlightsThis 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, Duke… Read more »