Monthly Archives: July 2007

The Worcester Lunch Car Company

The Worcester Lunch Car Company By Richard J. S. Gutman This slim volume from Arcadia’s Images of America series is a collection of old photographs, advertisements, articles, menus, matchbooks and other documents and memorabilia about The Worcester Lunch Car Company … Continue reading

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The Moseley Arch

The Moseley Arch, also known as the Upper Pacific Mills Bridge, is a historic, riveted, wrought iron bridge, is now located on the campus of Merrimack College in North Andover, Massachusetts. It was originally built in 1864 over the North … Continue reading

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Miss Worcester Diner

Yesterday I finally took some pictures of the Miss Worcester Diner, something I’ve been meaning to do for years. I have vivid memories of visiting my grandparents in Worcester when I was a young child. We lived in the Boston … Continue reading

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Gottlieb's Flying Carpet

This is the backglass for a 1972 pinball game that I found on the porch of the The White Elephant Shop in Essex, Massachusetts. When I was growing up, we spent two weeks at Swift Beach every summer, and I … Continue reading

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Diners : People and Places

Diners : People and Places Photographs by Gerd Kittel; Introduction by Richard F. Snow This is a slim volume of color photographs of classic diners, mostly in New York and New England, taken by German photographer Gerd Kittel. It’s a … Continue reading

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Peoria

I spend a lot of time wandering around on YouTube. It’s amazing what you can find there, and I especially exploring old music on YouTube. There are a lot of videos of musical numbers from old movies and TV shows, … Continue reading

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Edgemere Diner

The Edgemere Diner is an old beauty who has fallen upon hard times. The Edgemere is a classic 1940’s Fodero diner located in the town of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, a suburb of diner-loving Worcester.

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