The Resorter … Revisited

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Season of 1973 Volume XIX Edition 5 Issue Highlights Worcester County Health Officer Dr. William Fritz estimated there were 160 different restaurants in town and about 120 pools that will need to be inspected in advance of the summer season. Reservations for the summer of 1973 were being taken at the Sandyhill Motel on the… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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Summer of 1963 Volume XIV Edition 8 Issue Highlights Daniel Trimper Real Estate on 9th Street and Baltimore Ave. was advertising Captain’s Hill in West Ocean City. It was marketed as, “The gracious new waterfront community boasting Ocean City’s perfect blend of smart summer and year around homes.” An editorial, headlined “The Vacant 8 Months,”… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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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… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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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… Read more »

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Summer of 1968 Volume XIV Edition 6 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Mimi Trone, who was also featured in the Hess Apparel full-page advertisement. An editorial headlined “High Rise Opens New Resort Era” documented the construction of the new Twenty-Twenty Boardwalk. It read, “The era of the sprawling, land-gobbling, resort motel in Ocean… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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Summer of 1968 Volume XIV Edition 6 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Mimi Trone, who was also featured in the Hess Apparel full-page advertisement. An editorial headlined “High Rise Opens New Resort Era” documented the construction of the new Twenty-Twenty Boardwalk. It read, “The era of the sprawling, land-gobbling, resort motel in Ocean… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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Summer of 1979 Volume XXIV Edition 7 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was 21-year-old Kim Waters, who was a waitress at the Hayloft this summer and was planning to travel to New York City to pursue a modeling career. She was photographed in Fenwick Island by Mark Bernard. Jarvis Real Estate was advertising “only… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1970 Volume XVI Edition 9 Issue Highlights (BULLET)With the off season in mind, Captain Jack Bunting of the Angler was advertising cod fishing in the winter. (BULLET)Ocean Associates Inc. was announcing the beginning of construction for the new Calypso Condominiums on 62nd Street, featuring three elevators, a swimming pool, balconies and fireproof construction…. Read more »