March 22, 2011March 1959 In Benton Harbor, Michigan
By Sablemable aka Jan
From the archives of our former local newspaper, here are a few features from the month of March, 1959.
AT A LOCAL DRIVE-IN RESTAURANT
“I’ll have the burger basket hold the mustard. No, wait! Make that the chili dog with fries. No, I don’t want that either. I’ll have the fish sandwich, no lettuce, please. No, change that to a ……….”
NO FISH TONIGHT
Guess what? After 52 years the road is STILL muddy, sometimes even flooded over!
IT TAKES A WOMAN
“But Officer, my feet were cold!”
WHAT IN THE WORLD IS GOING ON?
I’ve heard of bats in the belfry, but crickets on the hearth? I must join this club!
Don’t forget your Easter girdle, Ladies!