The Resource A history of Howard Johnson's : how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon, Anthony Mitchell Sammarco, (ebook)

A history of Howard Johnson's : how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon, Anthony Mitchell Sammarco, (ebook)

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A history of Howard Johnson's : how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon
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A history of Howard Johnson's
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how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon
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Anthony Mitchell Sammarco
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eng
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Howard Johnson created an orange-roofed empire of ice cream stands and restaurants that stretched from Maine to Florida and all the way to the West Coast. Popularly known as the "Father of the Franchise Industry," Johnson delivered good food and prices that brought appreciative customers back for more. The attractive white Colonial Revival restaurants, with eye-catching porcelain tile roofs, illuminated cupolas and sea blue shutters, were described in "Reader's Digest" in 1949 as the epitome of "eating places that look like New England town meeting houses dressed up for Sunday." Boston historian and author Anthony M. Sammarco recounts how Howard Johnson introduced twenty-eight flavors of ice cream, the "Tendersweet" clam strips, grilled frankforts and a menu of delicious and traditional foods that families eagerly enjoyed when they traveled
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Sammarco, Anthony Mitchell
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647.9573
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non fiction
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  • Restaurants
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A history of Howard Johnson's : how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon, Anthony Mitchell Sammarco, (ebook)
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9781614239161
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A history of Howard Johnson's : how a Massachusetts soda fountain became an American icon, Anthony Mitchell Sammarco, (ebook)
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Publication
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781614239161
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11509706
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11509706
System control number
MWT11509706
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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