The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1967 Volume XIII Edition 4 Issue 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,… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1978 Volume XXIV Edition 8 Issue Highlights • This issue’s “Resorter Girl” was April Dalrymple. • Located in the 45th Street Village, Jill Higgings Tennis Unlimited was holding its 1st Annual End of Season Closing Sale this month. • Sound Waves in the Gold Coast Mall was offering LP’s, 8-Tracks and cassettes. • With locations in… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1977 Volume XXIII Edition 5 Issue Highlights • This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Kim Seibert, 21, of Devon, Pa., who was spending her summer working at the Sheraton in Ocean City. • Two hours of free parking was being offered at the Paul Revere Smorgasbord to customers. At this time, the price was… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1977 Volume XXIII Edition 6 Issue Highlights • This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Balti-more resident Dottie Caldwell, who was 21 years old when pictured. • Herb Reed of the Original Platters was stopping in Ocean City at the Hurricane for two shows over the weekend. • All that was required for two-bedroom, two-bath… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1973 Volume XIX Edition 9 Issue Highlights Tom Ward’s Designer’s Showcase at 1816 Philadelphia Avenue offered furniture, carpeting, draperies, lighting and accessories. An article reported, “The town council was down in Virginia the other week, watching the construction of an underwater sand fence. The sand fence is constructed of steel and shaped like… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1961 Volume VII Edition 7 Issue Highlights The Diplomat Motor Hotel on the Boardwalk at 26th Street was calling itself “Ocean City’s Smartest Holiday Address.” An editorial, headlined “A Glass of Beer and Sin,” included the following. “As sure as the tide will rise, Ocean City will one day have Sunday beer. Whether… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1963 Volume VIII Edition 6 Issue Highlights • This week’s model for the Hess Apparel store on 9th Street’s full-page ad was Genevieve Sapia. • The Syl-Mar Shop was advertising “Buy It Where You Wear It” for its Baltimore Avenue store located on Talbot Street. • An editorial, “Democracy At Work,” read, “The… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1975 Volume XXI Edition VI Issue Highlights • This week’s Resorter Girl was 22-year-old Diane Simpson, an Ocean City resident who spent the summer of 1975 working as a cocktail waitress at the Sand Bar, where her husband, Ken, worked as a bartender. • At the new Sea Colony in Bethany Beach, two- and… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

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… Read more »