The Resorter … Revisited

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1977Volume XXIIIEdition 5Issue 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 $4.95 for all-you-can-eat.• Chubby Checker… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1977Volume XXIIIEdition 6Issue 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 condominiums at The Quay was 5%… Read more »

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The Resorter … Revisited

Season of 1973Volume XIXEdition 9Issue HighlightsTom 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 a triangle. It is made… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1961Volume VIIEdition 7Issue HighlightsThe 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 that day be near or… Read more »

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The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1963 Volume VIII Edition 6Issue 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 Ocean City area accounts… Read more »

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The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1975 Volume XXI Edition VIIssue 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 three-bedroom condominiums were… Read more »

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The Resorter … Revisited

Winter of 1972Issue HighlightsGranny’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… Read more »

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The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1975 Volume XXI Edition 3Issue HighlightsAt 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… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1972Volume XVIIIEdition 48Issue HighlightsThe Caliban Corporation announced the sale of one- and two-bedroom apartments in the High Point North building starting at $40,000 on 112th Street and the ocean.Ocean City Mayor Harry Kelley fired off a letter of opposition to the Federal Maritime Association on its proposal to place a superport off the… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1977Volume XIIIEdition 7Issue 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… Read more »