Photos: The Oldest Remaining Bob's Big Boy in the United States
While visiting Burbank, California, I had the pleasure of stopping by the oldest remaining Bob's Big Boy restaurant in the United States (aka "Bob's 49")
Vintage Discount Stores
Photos of discount stores such as Kmart, White Front, Zayre, etc. The photos can consist of how the stores looked in the past (1960's, 1970's, and 1980's) and/or what the condition of the store is today. If the store is closed or has a new tenant your photos are still welcome if you are aware of its past.
basquing in bakersfield: lunch at wool growers.
i have always had a bit of affection for bakersfield, ever since a long ago trip down the 99 in the wee hours of the morning, with my only company being the radio. i turned to the left of the dial, hoping to at least find a little merle haggard in the mix, only to find the local college radio station dj, doing some sort of animated recitation over heaven help us all, starship's "nothing's gonna stop us now." wtf? he was as bored as i was, and reading out the entire script of "mannequin" as a…