Stopping off for some of Ray Radigan’s Wonderful Food, 1950s.

Stopping off for some of Ray Radigan’s Wonderful Food, 1950s.

Café de Monde - New Orleans, 1964

Café de Monde - New Orleans, 1964

Here are a bunch of fast food burger chain logos from over the past several decades. For an exhaustive history of how the logos for these top 10 U.S. chains have developed, check this out

Bickford’s Tourist Lodge and Restaurant postcard - Sarasota, FL 1952 on Flickr.Via Flickr:
This is a pre-written card.
Sarasota, Fla. [date]
Dear [name]
We are stopping at BICKFORD’S TOURIST LODGE AND RESTAURANT, 800 to 818 North Tamiami Trail (Route 41) amid beautiful surroundings overlooking Sarasota Bay, Municipal Auditorium and Park. Here is a Recreation Center, Little Theatre, Art Center and Library. We are centrally located to the Ringling Circus, Ringling Museum and Mansion, the Famous Lido Beach and downtown. We have Hotel Rooms with Motel Convenience, individually air-conditioned, fan cooled or heated.
Postcard copyright 1952, postmarked June 21, 1954; Bradenton, Florida.

Bickford’s Tourist Lodge and Restaurant postcard - Sarasota, FL 1952 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
This is a pre-written card.

Sarasota, Fla. [date]

Dear [name]
We are stopping at BICKFORD’S TOURIST LODGE AND RESTAURANT, 800 to 818 North Tamiami Trail (Route 41) amid beautiful surroundings overlooking Sarasota Bay, Municipal Auditorium and Park. Here is a Recreation Center, Little Theatre, Art Center and Library. We are centrally located to the Ringling Circus, Ringling Museum and Mansion, the Famous Lido Beach and downtown. We have Hotel Rooms with Motel Convenience, individually air-conditioned, fan cooled or heated.

Postcard copyright 1952, postmarked June 21, 1954; Bradenton, Florida.

Scenes from Joe Namath’s Miami restaurant, Broadway Joe’s. 

Lynn Pelham, Life magazine, 1969

1962 Denver Broncos AFL pocket schedule by McDonald’s on Flickr.