The Mystery of Burke’s Deacon Jones Restaurant (SOLVED)

Every so often I come across a postcard that raises more questions than it answers. This postcard for Burke’s Deacon Jones Restaurant doubles as a carry-out menu/enigma. Deacon Jones Restaurants were a chain that specialized in chicken and fish. I have found references and addresses for locations in East Detroit and Monroe, Michigan but I…

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Knott’s Berry Farm & Ghost Town Chicken Dinner Restaurant Menu

This menu, from the famed Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California was probably published in the late ’60s.

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Frtizel’s – Chicago, Illinois

Fritzel’s was an incredibly popular place. For more than 30 years, the restaurant at 201 N. State StreetĀ in the Loop was the place to be seen. Friztel’s catered to the celebrity, politician, athlete and upper crust of society in and visitingĀ Chicago. Famous sports names such as Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford and Mickey Mantle would visit…

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