Thursday, March 23, 2017

San Marcos Hotel - Chandler, Arizona

San Marcos Hotel - Chandler, Arizona

The swimming pool of the SAN MARCOS Hotel and Bungalows
Chandler, Arizona
John H. Quarty, President

San Juan Hotel - Orlando, Florida

San Juan Hotel - Orlando, Florida

The Tournament Room seats 60. Folding walls of wood panels make it possible to open up the Tournament Room, the Hearts Room, and the Chess Room into one splendid meeting place for as many as 170 persons. Or, the Tournament Room may be divided into two parts for two simultaneous private meetings.

San Juan Hotel - Orlando, Florida

The Vintage Room is unique in that it offers you a wonderfully pleasant environment for late breakfasts, luncheons, and after-hours or mid-afternoon snacks, as well as a well-stocked, well-staffed bar where you may meet your friends and enjoy your favorite mixed drinks or vintage wines. The decor is spectacular - yet the atmosphere is hushed and relaxing - just right for informal conferences.

San Carlos Court - Sacramento, California

San Carlos Court - Sacramento, California

2830 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento 17, Calif.
Phone: GLadstone 1-2827
An air-conditioned motor hotel of distinction located between two bus lines, "Off the highway," 1 1/2 blocks North of U.S. 99 and 50 at Broadway, opposite main gate State Fair Grounds. AAA Approved. Member of the Best Western Motels.
Owner operated...Maurice & Elsie Maus.

Sage and Sand Motel - Moses Lake, Washington

Sage and Sand Motel - Moses Lake, Washington

Moses Lake, Washington
Phone RO 5-4538
West exit thru town - Torohill Hgwy 10 East exit 1/2 mile. 38 Air conditioned units and suites. TV, Phones, Kitchenettes, Moderate rates. Pool for your pleasure.

Safari Motor Lodge - Morton Grove, Illinois

Safari Motor Lodge - Morton Grove, Illinois

9111 Waukegan Road, Morton Grove, Illinois
2 miles north of Chicago on Routes 42A and 58.
Phone YOrktown 5-2300
Featuring indoor waterfall swimming pool, complete recreational facilities, Marine dining room, coffee shop, banquet halls, TV and phones in every room, completely air conditioned and soundproof, valet and laundry service, and courtesy car. AAA Approved

Mailed from Morton Grove, Illinois to Mr., & Mrs. Joseph W. Johnson of New Carlisle, Ohio on March 7, 1966:

Hello Mom & Dad,
Arrived in Chicago 5:00 our time. Hope everything is fine at home. Will send more cards later. Gary L. Johnson

Reames Studio
Henry McGrew Lithograph
23242

Safari Motel - Tucumcari, New Mexico

Safari Motel - Tucumcari, New Mexico

East on JHighway 66]
Tucumcari, New Mexico
23 lovely, well-furnished units, TV, Tubs and Showers; Room Phones; Carpeted; Refrigerated Air-Conditioning; New Throughout. Heated Pool. Phone 1660
Owned-Managed by Mr. & Mrs. George Strause. AAA Approved. Member of the Best Western Motels.

Mailed from Amarillo, Texas to Miss Lorraine Bedalon of Collinsville, Illinois on October 31, 1961:

Hi Lorraine: By the time you get this card we'll be home. It will either be Wed. niite or Thurs. morning. Writing this while driving Mon. morn. ready to go thru Texas in few minutes. Will be glad to get to St. Louis. - Ted & Mil.

Deane Studio, Tucumcari, NM
Dexter Press
47343-B

Safari Garden Motel - Chico, California

Safari Garden Motel - Chico, California

2532 Esplanade
Chico, Calif. 95926
Gracious, Distinctive, Quiet
Color Cable TV, Background Music, Sauna, Dial Phones, Free Coffee Lounge, Heated Pool, Air conditioned.

Staples Studio - Chico, CA
Made by Dexter Press
60400-B

Sadler Motor Hotel - Palestine, Texas

Sadler Motor Hotel - Palestine, Texas

"Newest and Finest"
SADLER MOTOR HOTEL
Highways 79-287-19-155
Palestine, Texas
Seventy-five rooms, suites and cabanas, all with air-conditioning, television, radio, music and telephone.
Beautiful swimming pool with under-water music. Coffee shop and dining room serving a variety of fine foods amidst friendly surroundings.

Saco Motel - Saco, Maine

Saco Motel - Saco, Maine

26 Units
U.S. Rt. 1 - Near Exit 5-96
Saco, Maine 04702
"In the Middle of Everything"
NEXT TO TOBIES RESTAURANT - 3 minutes from Saco, Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach, Near Shopping Centers. All Units Heated. Air-Conditioned. Some with Kitchenettes. Heated Swimming Pool. Modern. Open all-year-round.

Aladdin Color
Copyright 1980
123968

Royal Inn Hotel - Anchorage, Alaska

Royal Inn Hotel - Anchorage, Alaska


720 West 5th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99501. Newest and largest luxury motor hotel in Anchorage with 200 luxurious rooms and suites - at reasonable rates. Sauna baths - interior therapy pool - color TV in all rooms and suites. Twenty-four hour Jolly King Family Restaurant and Lost Knight Cocktail Lounge on premises.

Mailed from Anchorage, Alaska to M.N. Derrick of Kingsport, Tennessee on March 20, 1972:

Dear Sis,
Well I am on my way home. Will be here a couple days. Got your letter and birthday card. Very nice. Will write later. Love. Shelly.

Mike Roberts Color Card
SC12886

Royal Inn - La Jolla, California

Royal Inn - La Jolla, California

7830 Fay at Prospect
La Jolla, California 92037
100 luxurious guest rooms including Royal, Connecting and Special Suites. Sauna baths, therapy and swimming pools.  Color TV in all rooms. Walking distance to beaches, shopping, all La Jolla attractions. Conference and meeting facilities. Central air conditioning and heating. MIKIS Family Restaurant adjacent.

Royal Inn - Clearwater, Florida

Royal Inn - Clearwater, Florida

120 U.S. 19 North
Clearwater, Florida 33515
New, luxurious motor hotel with 150 rooms and suites. Sauna baths with lunges, heated swimming pool, therapy pool, exercise room. Color TV in all rooms. Central air conditioning and heating. Jolly King Family Restaurant and Lost Knight Cocktail Lounge on premises.

Royal Inn - Boise, Idaho

Royal Inn - Boise, Idaho

115 N. Curtis Road & I-80
Boise, Idaho 83704
New, luxurious motor hotel with 100 rooms and suites. Sauna baths with lounges, heated indoor-outdoor swimming pool, therapy pool, exercise room. Color TV in all rooms. Central air conditioning and heating. Restaurant and Purple Jester Lounge.

Mike Roberts Color Production
SC13734

Royal Arms Motel - Manitou Springs, Colorado

Royal Arms Motel - Manitou Springs, Colorado

Two Blocks North of Hiway 24 on 37th St.
Corner El Paso Via Marie Theresa
Manitou Springs
Sleep off the Highway
Newly Built, Modern Tourist Court
Colo-Kraft Knotty Pine Furniture
Spring Air Mattresses - Beautiful Quiet Location
AT the Foor of Majestic Pikes Peak
Open All Year - Winter Rates
Elmer and Eva Stone Props.
Ph. Mu 5-5736

Roy Rogers Apple Valley Inn - Apple Valley, California

Roy Rogers Apple Valley Inn - Apple Valley, California

Poolside relaxation is especially enjoyable under the clear high-desert skies of the Golden Land of Apple Valley, Calif. Guests at this famous western Inn can also play tennis, putt on the Inn's own green, or golf at the nearby Country Club. Other outdoor recreational opportunities include such varied activities as trout fishing, sightseeing, and horseback riding.

Inland Distributing
Plastichrome by Colourpicture
P66414

Ross Motel - Indianapolis, Indiana

Ross Motel - Indianapolis, Indiana

On U.S. 40 - 8 Mi. E. of City
One of America's Finest
Member of the Best Western Motels, A Quality Court. AAA Approved.

Dated 8/10/60

Plastichrome by Colourpicture
P2499

Roses of Picardy Motel - Colonial Heights, Virginia

Roses of Picardy Motel - Colonial Heights, Virginia


All Brick - Connecting Rooms - Ceramic Tile Baths - Radio & TV in All Rooms - Individually Air Conditioned - Hot Water or Electric Heat - Room Phones - Swimming Pool - Credit Cards Honored.

Mailed from Massachusetts to David Chase of Unity, Maine on July 15, 1976:

Sat. July 12
Next to my last lap on my way back from Atlanta. Had good weather altho it was hot (to you) and humid. Was in one heavy thunder shower - a deluge to me. Saw most of old colleagues and friends. Probably see you sometime in August in Unity. Uncle Hugh

Richard F. Dyer
Dexter Press

Rosener's Motor Lodge & Restaurant - Flat River, Missouri

Rosener's Motor Lodge & Restaurant - Flat River, Missouri


On U.S. 67 at Rosener Rd.
Flat River, Mo. 63601
76 Beautiful Rooms - Serving Smorgasbord Twice Daily
Seating up to 450
A landmark for Food and Lodging. Best Western

Nationwide Adv. Spec. Co.

Roselawn Cottages & Motel - Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Roselawn Cottages & Motel - Wolfville, Nova Scotia

32 Main St.
Wolfville, Nova Scotia
14 housekeeping cottages & 7 efficiency units, each with TV. Swimming pool & play area - Rates by day, week or month - Exit 10 off Hwy. #101 - 1 1/2 km from Acadia University & 5 km from Grand Pre National Park. Near world's highest tides.
Your Hosts: The Townsend Family

Schemer Photo Ltd.
82168-D/D/-3239

Rose Motel - Harbor City, California

Rose Motel - Harbor City, California

1345 W. Pacific Coast Highway
(U.S. 101-A) near Junction of Harbor Freeway
HARBOR CITY (6 miles West of Long Beach), CALIF.
Phone: DAvenport 6-7611
27 new, nicely furnished units. Tubs and full-tile showers. TV and Radios. Some completely equipped kitchens. Vented wall heat. AAA Approved.
Centrally located for Catalina Island, Marineland, Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm.

Rose Motel - Eugene, Oregon

Rose Motel - Eugene, Oregon

969 Franklin Blvd.
Located on Hwy. 99, across from The Beautiful University of Oregon campus. Close to City Center - 20 Modern Units including some Kitchens. Special Family Accommodations - Free TV in Each Units. Diamond 5-3053

Pyramid Motel - Anaheim, California

Pyramid Motel - Anaheim, California

Walk to Disneyland - Stay at the
PYRAMID MOTEL
410 W. Katella Ave., Anaheim, Calif.
Phone: Prospect 2-2455
Large Family Units - Singles - Refrigerate Air Conditioning and Electric Heat - Kitchens - Free TV - Heated Pool

Foto-Color Cards
C-33235

Rodeway Inn - Scottsdale, Arizona

Rodeway Inn - Scottsdale, Arizona

7110 East Indian School Road
Scottsdale, Arizona
In the heart of the "West's Most Modern Town" at Scottsdale and Indian School Roads - Color TV in All Rooms - Direct Dial Telephones - Individually Controlled Air Conditioning - Extra Size Beds - Patio and Heated Pool - Conference Rooms - Strolling Distance to Unique Shops and 20 Fine Restaurants - All Recreational Facilities Nearby - Free Bicycling.

Feb. 3 - 71 - Room 38 ($24)

Petley Studios
95865

Rodeway Inn - San Antonio, Texas

Rodeway Inn - San Antonio, Texas

900 North Main
Phone CA 3-2951
San Antonio, Texas

Robinwood Lodge - Houston, Texas

Robinwood Lodge - Houston, Texas

U.S. Highway 90 (West)
7611 Katy Road
Houston 24, Texas
61 Beautiful Units - Room Telephones - Large Swimming Pool - Children's Pool - Restaurant - Television - Refrigerated Air-Conditioned - Wall to Wall Carpeting - Tile Baths - Complete Hotel Service

Plastichrome by Colourpicture
P10476

Robin Hood Motel - Ballston Spa, New York

Robin Hood Motel - Ballston Spa, New York

Tel.: Motel TU 5-9439 - Res.: TU 5-5931
1/2 Mile North of Ballston Spa, N.Y. and 5 miles South of Saratoga Springs on N.Y. Route 50.
Comfortable Air Conditioned Rooms - Free Television - Picnic Area - Playground for Children - Springfed Swimming Pool with natural sand beach.

Roark Motor Lodge - Branson, Missouri

Roark Motor Lodge - Branson, Missouri


North Highway 65 - in Branson, Missouri
Color TV & D.D. Phones - Boats, Motors and Tackle Rental - Float trip service tool

DePew Advertising
300018

Yuma Cabana Motor Hotel - Yuma, Arizona

Yuma Cabana Motor Hotel - Yuma, Arizona

Yuma Cabana Motor Hotel is located in Yuma, Arizona, adjacent to Old Mexico and recreational areas of the Colorado River. Yuma Cabana has accommodations of all types for the traveler. All rooms are sound proof with refrigeration and cabled TV. Heated pool, suites, kitchenettes, Country Club privileges.

George A. Douglas
Petley Studios
62435

Riviera Hotel - Las Vegas, Nevada

Riviera Hotel Hickory Room - Las Vegas, Nevada

The Magnificent Riviera Hotel's World Famous Hickory Room
Las Vegas, Nevada
The meeting place of celebrities, where soft lights, hushed colors, and rich wood panelling created an intimate mood of warmth and friendliness. The choicest of prime steaks, ribs, and fowl are flame-broiled before your eyes on huge open rotisseries.
The Smartest Address in Las Vegas

H.S. Crocker


Riviera Hotel - Las Vegas, Nevada

"On The Strip"
Las Vegas, Nevada

Riverview Motel - Jasper, Arkansas

Riverview Motel - Jasper, Arkansas

Mr. & Mrs. Charles Raulston, owners
8 modern units - TV - Air-Cond. - tub and shower - kitchen privileges - reasonable rates.
Located in Jasper on Arkansas Hwys. 7 &74 on Little Buffalo River. Near Diamond Cave and Dogpatch U.S.A. Cafes nearby. River swimming and fishing, nearby caverns are but a few attractions to make your visit with us enjoyable.

Pittengers Color Adv.
Made by Dexter
13016-D

Riverview Motel - Duluth, Minnesota

Riverview Motel - Duluth, Minnesota

6703 West Gate Blvd. West Duluth, Minnesota 55807
For a beautiful scenic view of Duluth and picturesque St. Louis River stop at the Riverview Motel, located on Hiways 61 and 2 - West approach to Duluth. Beautifully furnished, television and telephones in every unit. All individually temperature controlled. Open year around. For a real welcome, stop with Emil and Jane Maslowski, owners.

Gallagher's Studio of Photography
12694-B

Riverview Inn Motel - Tiffin, Ohio

Riverview Inn Motel - Tiffin, Ohio

Cor. U.S. Rt. 224 & Ohio Rt. 53
Tiffin, Ohio 44883
Adjacent to Seneca County Airport
Air Conditioned - Swimming Pool - Dining Room - Phones and TV, Cocktail Lounge, Coffee Shop
AAA Approved.

Tom Root Air Photos
Dexter Press
67263-C

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Riverside Villas - Homosassa, Florida

Riverside Villas - Homosassa, Florida


3 Miles West of U.S. 19 & 98 at Homosassa, Florida
(75 Miles North of St. Petersburg & Tampa)
Everyone enjoys the Florida Sunshine at Poolside. Riverside Villas offer the finest in accommodations the year around. Boats, Guided, Complete Marina Services. Dine over the River at the Yardarm Restaurant, local seafood a Specialty.

Riverside Motel - McCall, Idaho

Riverside Motel - McCall, Idaho

On beautiful Payette Lake, the center of Idaho's year round vacation land.

Riverhouse Motorlodge - Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Riverhouse Motorlodge - Gatlinburg, Tennessee

River Road - P.O. Box 690
Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738
Nestled against Crocket Mountain, each room with a private porch overlooking a mountain stream. Log burning fireplaces for your pleasure in fall, winter, and spring. Extra large rooms, cable TV, direct dial phones, refrigerator, dressing rooms and large beds. Two blocks from the center of town. Free continental breakfast.
Open all Year

River's Edge Tourist Park - North Fort Myers, Florida

River's Edge Tourist Park - North Fort Myers, Florida

Air-Conditioned Motel
Efficiencies - Cottages - Trailers
North and Edison Bridge, Tamiami Trail
Nort Ft. Myers, Florida
Fine Fishing - Private Pier - Shuffleboard
Tel. WYadotte 5-4188
Herman J. and Mildred H. Richardson, Owners
John J. Richardson, Manager

Mailed from Fort Myers, Florida to D.S. Ralston of Earlham, Iowa on November 30, 1962:

Dear Brother,
Thanks for the pictures. Do you know when they were taken? Has been raining here this morning, clearing now. A good letter from Dolly. I have written Hoe. Time slips past. Here a month already. We get the D.M. Register two to three days late. Had a nice Thanksgiving dinner. Percy at a luncheon now.
Frank

Ritz-Carlton Hotel - Atlantic City, New Jersey

Ritz-Carlton Hotel - Atlantic City, New Jersey


On the Boardwalk at Iowa Ave,
Phone: 4-3051
Every Room Ocean View - Three levels of spacious lobbies - Glass Enclosed Swimming Pool - Sun Decks - Game Room - TV - Coffee Shop - Palm Court Bar - Air Conditioned Dining Rooms - "Carousel Lounge" - Superb Convention Facilities

Rising Sun Motor Inn - Glacier National Park, Montana

Rising Sun Motor Inn - Glacier National Park, Montana

Located on Going-to-the-Sun Road and beside beautiful St. Mary Lake in the east side of Glacier National Park, Montana, the Rising Sun Motor Inn offers motel and housekeeping cabins, as well as a coffee shop and general store.

Rip's Restaurant, Cocktail Lounge and Motel - Mitchellville, Maryland

Rip's Restaurant, Cocktail Lounge and Motel - Mitchellville, Maryland

On Hwy. No. 301 Just South of New U.S. 50
Mitchellville, Md.
Famous for Chicken, Steak and Seafood. Finest Motel Accommodations. 26 miles south of Baltimore and 113 miles north of Richmond, Va. on U.S. No. 301. Open 6 A.M. to 12 P.M. Stop for information on new Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

ShiniColor by Colourpicture
SK9437

Rio Motor Hotel - Fort Worth, Texas

Rio Motor Hotel - Fort Worth, Texas

On U.S. 80-180 and 377
6600 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, Texas - Phone PE 2-1611
Clean, colorful, comfortable rooms. Twenty-four hour hotel service. Fine food, private club - everything you would expect in a modern, deluxe class motor hotel, plus friendly service.

Strykers' Western Fotocolor
Artist Photographers
8523

Rio Motel - Hollywood, Florida

Rio Motel - Hollywood, Florida

(Formerly Fowler's)
1824 Washington -- 1823 Dewey
Hollywood, Florida
Motel rooms - efficiencies - Apartments - 36 units - TV in every room - Coffee Shop.

Walter Gray, Hollywood, Fla.
Made by Dexter
86262

Rio Mar Court - Daytona Beach, Florida

Rio Mar Court - Daytona Beach, Florida

3221 So. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach, Fla. on "The World's Most Famous Beach"
Efficiency apartments and Hotel Rooms. Accommodating from 1 to 6 people. Best for Less - Park at your Door.
Phone CLinton 3-1198
Mr. & Mrs. Albert Boss, Owners-Managers

Mailed from Daytona Beach, Florida to Martha & Janet Ruck of Indianapolis, Indiana on September 26, 1957:

Hello Girls: -
We are stopping here a couple days on our way home. Remember this is the beach we drove right down to the waters edge. Expect to be home in about 10 days. Much Theocrater Love, Arthur

O'Brien Color Studios, 3174 S. Peninsula Dr., Daytona Beach, Dka,
A Koppel Card
21758

Rio Apartments - Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Rio Apartments - Fort Lauderdale, Florida

2120 N. Atlantic Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Phone 3-5387
Directly on the ocean - Private beach - Apartments, Efficiencies, Hotel Rooms - Central Heating - Air Conditioned - Open All Year,

Mailed from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Mr. & Mrs. Paul McLelland of Lake City, Iowa on July 1, 1955:

Hi -
Wish you could be here its really nice, we have a beautiful apt, got here this morning about 10 o'clock. Will be here until Tuesday. Should get back in St. Louis Fri. or Sat. We sure have been doing some driving, has rained on us every day since we left. See you soon. Lee & Mare

Schwarm's Photo, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Made by Dexter Press
74682

Rimrock Motor Inn - Farmington, New Mexico

Rimrock Motor Inn - Farmington, New Mexico

The Rimrock Motor Inn offers complete facilities in the bustling and rapidly-developing Four Corners area. 102 spacious room; the swinging Quarry Lounge; complete dining and banquet facilities. Member of the Best Western Motels.

Photos by Dick Kent

Ridgewood Hotel - Daytona Beach, Florida

Ridgewood Hotel - Daytona Beach, Florida

The Gold Room
A Florida Landmark
210 South Ridgewod (sic) Ave.
Daytona Beach, Florida

Ridgeview Motel - Clinton, Tennessee

Ridgeview Motel - Clinton, Tennessee

1 Mile So. of Clinton, Tennessee on U.S. 25W
7 miles to Oak Ridge - 15 miles to Knoxville & 12 miles to Norris Dam
Air-Conditioned Rooms - Free TV - Individual Electric Heat - Tile Baths - 3 Restaurants Nearby. We never close. 52 miles to the Great Smokies National Park. Owned and Operated by Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Johnson

Harold H. Davis, Photographer
Dexter Press
63190-B

Ridge Manor Motel - Ridge Manor, Florida

Ridge Manor Motel - Ridge Manor, Florida

Cor. Hwys. U.S. 301 and State 50
Ridge Manor, Florida
Spacious rooms with carpeting, Free TV. Heat and air-conditioning.

Mailed from Dade City, Florida to Mr. & Mrs. Donald Pyle on Rochester, Indiana on October 23, 1970:

Got here at 6:00. Real tired. Had bad fog this A.M. Fred thought he could make it to Orens but I gave out. Everythis os OK. Love, Lola & Fred

H.A. Snow
Curteichcolor Card

Rickey's Studio Inn - Palo Alto, California

Rickey's Studio Inn - Palo Alto, California

STUDIO INN - PALO ALTO
TOWN HOUSE - SAN FRANCISCO
RED CHIMNEY - SAN FRANCISCO
RENDEZVOUS ROOM - SAN FRANCISCO