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City Center Motel - Missoula, Montana

338 E. Broadway
Missoula, Montana
Hot Water Heat - Tubs & Showers - Air-Conditioned - Free Cable TV - Telephones & Radios - Free Cable TV - S & H Green Stamps - Connecting Units - Wall-to-Wall Carpeting

Dated Thursday July 3, 1969

McGrath’s Restaurant - Plymouth, Massachusetts

Victor Street at Town Wharf
Top off that visit to Plymouth’s historic landmarks by dining extra well. For 25 years we have served magnificent meals specializing in lobster, chicken, and steak prepatred with one thought in mind: “You complete satisfaction.” At the edge of the water overlooking Plymouth Bay. Cocktail lounge and Outdoor Patio. Ample Parking Area.

Lafayette Motel - Tallahassee, Florida

1525 W. Tennessee St. (U.S. 90 W)
Tallahassee, Florida
40 beautifully furnished soundproof rooms. Adjacent to Florida State University - Direct dial room phones - Cable Color TV, music. Individually controlled heat and Air Conditioning. Courtesy coffee in rooms. King size beds. Pool - Major Credit Cards. AAA Approved. Visit Florida’s capital city and stay with the Dixons. A Waterama Inn.

Inn on the Hill Motel - Niagara Falls, Ontario

36 Units. New modern accommodations featuring: TV, Swimming Pool and Wading Pool, Self Controlled Heat and Air Conditioning. Tubs and Shower. Restaurant next door. In the city.
Owner Management.
1765 Ferry St., Niagara Falls, Canada

City and Lake from Majestic Building - Chicago, Illinois

Mailed from Chicago, Illinois to Mrs. Albert Matthew of Albuquerque, New Mexico on June 15, 1911:

Dear Mabelle,
I rec. few lines from Roy also mother and they said all were well so trust that includes yourself. *Illegible* but as I have not hear from you for so long I thought I would drop you these few lines any way. Etta & family, J.L. & U all pretty well but last one has been sick so long well is our quests on. Best love to all. G

Majestic Building - Chicago, Illinois

Mailed from Chicago, Illinois to Mrs. J Ulyott of Albuquerque, New Mexico on October 26, 1908:

Dear Mother
I wrotwe your letter dew days ago and trust you rec same with the B.L. for box I shipped. Tell Roy up to date I can not get bail of goods, will forward as soon as possible. Awaiting your reply to letter.

Union Station - Lexington, Kentucky

The Blue Grass region is a magic country full of scenic beauty and rich in historical interest, romantic and traditional lore. The ever-changing beauty of landscape and stately colonial mansions add to its charm

Holiday Inn Hotel - Pine Bluff, Arkansas

Highway 65 North
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Phone JEfferson 5-1200
TWX Pine Bluff 652
Swimming Pool - Free TV - 24-hour Phone Service - Air-conditioned - Restaurant - Room Service.

Downtowner Motor Inn - Muskegon, Michigan

Downtown Muskegon, Michigan, northbound business route US-31, I-96 and M-46. 104 Rooms, dining, Cocktails, Swimming pool, Meeting and conference facilities, Color TV.

Mailed from Muskegon, Michigan to Martin Weiss of South Bend, Indiana on November 1, 1970:

Dad, only just got in and we’re in E39. I’ll see you when I get back,. Tell everybody I said hi.

General Kearny Inn - Kearny, Arizona

On Highway 177, 23 Miles South of Superior. 47 Beautifully Furnished Rooms - Refrigerated Air Conditioning - Climatized Swimming Pool - Shuffle-board - Room Service - Standard Rates Year Around. Coffee Shop - Cocktail Lounge - Dining Room. American Express andCarte Blanche Accepted