The Resorter … Revisited – May 5, 2017

The Resorter … Revisited – May 5, 2017

Summer of 1963Volume XIVEdition 8Issue HighlightsDaniel 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, “Late last spring the… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – March 24, 2017

The Resorter … Revisited – March 24, 2017

Summer of 1965Volume XIEdition 2Issue HighlightsBobby Baker’s Carousel was calling itself the “most luxurious year around resort motel on the coast.”Welsh Pharmacy on 28th Street was happy to announce it was now an “authorized Kodak dealer.”In his customary blunt ways, Editor Dick Lohmeyer’s After Dark began, “So summer has arrived. The cobwebs of winter have… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – March 17, 2017

The Resorter … Revisited – March 17, 2017

Summer of 1963Volume VIIIIEdition 7Issue HighlightsThe Adventure Floating Homes company was marketing heavily in Ocean City, offering a sample house that was open daily at Ship Café. An ad read, “A real honest-to-goodness year-around house that actually floats. Priced much lower than the average summer home.”The new Americana Motel on 55th Street was enjoying its first… Read more »