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Springs. 25 cottages in a magnificent mountain setting where many spend
their entire vacation. Starting point for pack trips. A. 2NB $10.00. 2WB
$12.00. FPark.



CONNECTICUT

Flower: Mountain Laurel. Nickname: Nutmeg State.

Population: 1,734,000. Area: 8,039 sq. mi. Max. speed: 45.
Reciprocity: Yes. Gas tax: State 3c. Federal Ic. Total 4c.



AVON, CONN. Pop. 1,500. (Socony D-12) 9 Mi. W. of Hartford.
44 & 202 Inn: Old Farms. This is one of those restful, peaceful, old inns in
which to stop for the night. 11 rms. Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. FPark.

BRANFORD, CONN. Pop. 7,022. (Socony D-13) 12 Mi. E. of New Haven.
1 Hotel: Montowese House. On Indian Neck. Open June to Sept. Re-
stricted clientele. Mark Twain and family spent many summers here and a
special tin bathtub which was built for him is still in the hotel. Fine beach.
125 rms. A. 2NB $12.00. 2WB $16.00. FPark. SmaU dogs P.

BRIDGEPORT, CONN. Pop. 149,725. (Socony C-14) 57 ML N.E. of
New York City.

1 Home of P. T. Barnum. Industrial capital of Conn.

Hotel: Barnum. First-class modern hotel. The manager is building up
a wonderful reputation for courtesy. 200 rms., 150 WB. E. 2NB $4.50.
2WB $5.50. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Guest House: Yellow Bowl Inn. 34 Sport Hill Rd. Restricted clientele.
Old colonial home. 8 guests. Meals. E. 2NB $2.00. 2WB $3.00. FPark.

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CANAAN, CONN. Pop. 1,600. (Socony C-ll) 32 Mi. S. of Pittsfield, Mass.
7 & 44 Hotel: Knickerbocker. 1 Mi. S. on US 7. Small and well conducted.
17 rms. Meals. E. For 2, $4.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

CORNWALL BRIDGE, CONN. (Socony C-12) 17 ML S. of Canaan.
7 Guest House: Four Season House. Restricted clientele. One of the
many charming and beautiful homes in this state. 12 guests. A. For 2,
$7.00 FPark. Pets P.

DANBURY, CONN. Pop. 22,261. (Socony B-13) 60 Mi. N.E. of N. Y. City.
6 & 7 Center of the "hat" industry.

Hotel: Green. 198 Main St. Well known all over New England. A
place to make for at night. 120 nns., 60 WB. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $4.50.
Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Inn: White Turkey. 3 Mi. N. Restricted clientele. More like a country
house open to guests than an inn. 150 yrs. old. Furnished with antiques.
One of the high spots of your trip. 15 rms., 10 WB. Also cottages. E.
2WB $7.00. Also A. FPark.

ESSEX, CONN. Pop. 2,700. (Socony E-13) 20 Mi. W. of New London.
9 Inn: Osage. S. Main St. An old and charming New England clapboard
house. Peace and happiness. 6 rms. Meals. E. 2NB $2.50. FPark.

FARMINGTON, CONN. Pop. 1,300. (Socony C-14) 12 Mi. S.1P. of
Hartford.
6- -Home of Miss Porter's School. One of the loveliest towns in New England.

Inn: Elm Tree. Restricted clientele. Since 1660, this has been operated
as an Inn. Small, quiet, dignified. 50 guests. Meals. E. 2NB $4.50.
2WB $6.00. Gar. 75c. No pets.

GREENWICH, CONN. Pop. 39,300. (Socony B-14) 28 Mi. N.E. of New
York City.

/Hotel: Kent House. 360 Field Point Rd. Restricted clientele. This hap-
pens to have been established in 1875. Mighty fine and satisfactory for those
desiring the highest type of accommodation. 100 rms. E. 2WB $8.00. A.
2WB $12.00 up. FPark. Gar. 50c.

Hotel: Pickwick Arms. On E. Putnam Ave. A modern hotel only 10
yrs. old. Beautiful and fine. 110 rms., 80 WB. E. 2NB $5.00. 2WB $7.00.
Gar. $1.00. Small dogs P.

GROTON LONG POINT, CONN. (Socony F-13) 8 Mi E. of New London.
2/5 Inn: Farm House. On East Shore Ave. Open May 15 to Oct. 1. Restricted
clientele. Small and delightful. Usually full. 10 rms. A. 2NB $10.00 up.
FPark.

HAMPTON, CONN. Pop. 511. (Socony -12) 11 Mi. N.E. of Willimantic.
5 Guest House: The Connecticut Yankee. Luckily, hurricanes, while de-
stroying trees, cannot change hospitality. Colonial home of 5 rms. Clean, neat,
comfortable. Meals. E. 2NB $2.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

HARTFORD, CONN. Pop. 182,300. (Socony D-12) 110 Mi. N.E. of New
York City.
5 & 6 State Capital. Insurance center. Beautiful rose gardens.

Hotel: Bond. One of those fine, large, metropolitan hotels. 400 rms.,
300 WB. E. 2NB $4.00. 2WB $5.00. Gar. 50c. Small dogs P.

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HARTFORD, CONN. Continued)

Hotel: Heublein. Smaller than the Bond, having 100 rms., 35 WB. Quiet.
E. 2NB $4.00. 2WB $5.00. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

KENT, CONN. Pop. 1,054. (Socony B-12) 30 Mi. N. of Danbury.
7 Guest House: Flanders Arms. 1% Mi. N. Open Apr. 1 to Dec. 1. Re-
stricted clientele. Historic old house built in 1770, having rooms for 10 guests.
A. 2NB $9.00. FGar. Pets P.

Guest House: Shining Windows. This was built in 1760. 10 acres
of private grounds. Modern plumbing. Open fireplaces. 10 guests. A.
2NB $8.00. FPark.

LAKEVILLE, CONN. (Socony B-ll) 38 Mi. N.E. of Poughkeepsie.
44 Hotel: Interlaken. Open May 28 to Oct. 13. Overlooking the lake. Sum-
mer hotel of 40 rms., 16 WB. A. 2WB $10.00 up. FPark.

Inn: Wake Robin. Open May 1 to Nov. 15. Restricted clientele. More a
home than a hotel. In secluded wooded location. 20 rms., all WB. A.
2WB $14.00 up. FPark. Small dogs P.

Guest House: Many Gables. Open Dec. 15 to Mar. 1. Restricted
clientele. A nice home of 4 rms. for guests. Good beds. Meals. E. 2NB
$2.50 to $3.00. FPark. No pets.

MADISON, CONN. Pop. 1,918. (Socony E-13) 21 Mi. E. of New Haven.
1 Hotel: Madison Beach. Open June 12 to Oct. 1. Restricted clientele. Typ-
ical summer hotel of 100 rms., 40 WB. Well-liked. A. 2WB $13.00. FPark.

Inn: Dolly Madison. W. Wharf Rd. Open May 20 to Sept. 20. Re-
stricted clientele. An excellent, quiet place to stop in Madison. 40 rms.
Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $4.00. FPark. Gar. 50c.

Guest House: Charlotte Hall. In center of town. An immaculate old
colonial home. 10 guests. Bkfst. E. 2NB $2.00 to $3.00. FPark.

MARBLEDALE, CONN. (Socony B-12) 12 Mi. S.W. of Litchfield.
25 Guest House: Havenholm. Restricted clientele. Again we have an
old colonial home where it is a pleasure to stop and meet the "folks." 4
rms. Bkfst. E. 2NB $2.00. FPark. Pets P.

MIDDLE BURY, CONN. Pop. 1,800. (Socony C-12) 6 Mi. W. of Waterbury.
14 Guest House: Rosanne. On North St. Originally an old home but many
additions have been made. 8 guests. E. 2NB $4.00. 2WB $5.00. FPark.
No pets.

NEW HAVEN, CONN. Pop. 165,000. (Socony D-13) 75 Mi. N.E. of New
York City.
1 & 5 Home of Yale University.

Hotel: Taft. A large, fine, typical city hotel. Usually filled over week-
ends. 450 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $5.50. Gar. 50c. Small dogs P.

Hotel: Garde. Smaller than the above, having 250 rms. Preferred by
many. Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $4.00. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

NEW LONDON, CONN. Pop. 33,000. (Socony F-13) 100 Mi. N.E. of New
York City.

1 Hotel: Griswold. 4 Mi. out on the point. Open summer only. Restricted
clientele. Large, first-class, of the resort type. 450 rms. A. 2WB $22.00.
FPark.

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NEW LONDON, CONN. (Continued)

Hotel: Mohican. A city hotel with all that goes with such. One of the
most popular stopping places along this route. 250 rms., all WB. E. 2WB
$5.00. ModA. For 2, $8.50. Gar. 75c. Pets P.

Inn: Lighthouse. 4 Mi. S. Restricted clientele. Quiet place popular
with many summer people. 20 rms. E. 2NB $5.00. A. 2WB $15.00.
FPark. Gar. 50c.

NEWTOWN, CONN. Pop. 2,635. (Socony C-15) 9 Mi. E. of Danbury.
6 Inn: Sunset Tavern. Restricted clientele. An old New England homestead
furnished with antiques. 30 guests. Meals. E. 2NB $3.00 up. FPark.

Guest House: Blackman's. On Church St. Open May 1 to Nov. 1.
Nicely conducted by Mrs. Blackman. Has rms. for 16 guests. No meals.
E. 2NB $2.00. FPark. Pets P.

NORFOLK, CONN. Pop. 1,500. (Socony C-ll) 40 ML N.W. of Hartford.
44 Inn: Norfolk. Driving up the hill, on your left you will see a large, old-
time, brown bldg. This inn has been operating for over 110 yrs. 40 rms.
E. 2NB $3.00 to A. 2WB $8.00. Also ModA. FGar. Pets P.

Guest House: Crissey Place. Richfield Rd. Restricted clientele. Mrs.
Brown has 3 old homes open for 25 guests. Extensive gardens and lawns.
A. 2NB $10.00. 2WB $12.00. FPark. Small pets P.

NOR WALK, CONN. Pop. 36,019. (Socony B-14) 13 ML S.W. New Haven.
1 Inn: General Putnam. On the Green. One of those small, beautiful inns
where everything is done for you and you always hope to return. 50 guests.
E. 2NB $4.00. 2WB $5.00. FPark. Pets P.

Inn: Silvermine Tavern. 1% Mi. N. This is so well-known and
popular that comment is unnecessary. 40 guests in main bldg. and cottages.
E. For 2, $5.00 up. FPark. No pets.

NORWICH, CONN. Pop. 23,021. (Socony -12) 13 Mi. N. of New London.
2 Hotel: Norwich Inn. 2 Mi. S. on Rt. 32. Beautifully located on golf
course overlooking Thames River. Finely furnished. 70 rms., 100 guests.
E. SNB $2.00. 2WB $5.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

OLD LYME, CONN. Pop. 1,313. (Socony E-13) 15 ML W. of New London.
1 Inn: Old Lyme. Truly a lovely small quiet place in a beautiful old town.
Established way back in 1870. 75 guests. A. For 2, $8.00 to $10.00. FPark.
Pets P.

OLD SAYBROOK, CONN. Pop. 1,643. (Socony E-13) 30 ML E. of New
Haven.

1 Inn: The Riversea. 3 Mi. E. Open June to Oct. Restricted clientele.
Roomy and pleasant. Golf and lounging. Tennis and fishing. 50 guests,
in main bldg. and cottages. A. 2NB $11.00. 2WB $12.00 up. FPark.
Pets P.

Guest House: Compton's. Restricted clientele. Distinctly above the
average. Delightful place to stay over night or for a week. Next door to
Long Island Sound. 12 guests. A. 2NB $7.00. FPark. No pets.

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CONNECTICUT

PINE ORCHARD, CONN. (Socony D-13) 10 ML E. of New Haven.

143 Hotel: Sheldon House. Open May 28 to Sept. 10. Restricted clientele.
Next winter you will be remembering this and planning to go again next
summer. Old-fashioned, quiet, and thoroughly nice. 80 guests. A. For 2,
$15.00. FPark. Pets P.

RIDGEFIELD, CONN. Pop. 3,580. (Socony B-13) 9 Mi. S. of Danbury.

102 Inn: Outpost. Open Apr. 1 to Jan. 1. Restricted clientele. Back from
the hwy. on the banks of an artificial lake. Near the immense Outpost Nur-
series. Beautifully furnished in Colonial manner. 20 rms., E. 2WB $7.00.
FPark.

RIVERTON, CONN. (Socony C-ll) 4 Mi. N. of Winsted.

20 Inn: Old Riverton. Open May to Nov. Once a post tavern, now a charm-
ing stopping place, modernized but not too much so. 20 guests. E. 2NB
$4.00. 2WB $10.00. FPark. Small dogs P.

SALISBURY, CONN. Pop. 2,767. (Socony B-ll) 7 Mi. S.W. of Canaan.

44 Hotel: White Hart Inn. Restricted clientele. Rather a pleasant place to
stop. Similar to many of the better New England inns. 21 rms. E. 2WB
$6.00. Also A. FPark. Pets P.

Inn: Ragamont. At Village Center. Open Apr. 1 to Dec. 1. Restricted
clientele. When you go through this lovely section, I want you to stop and
meet the two Mary's (Sharpe and McLain). After you have looked over
their place, I imagine you will call it a day and quit right here. 18 guests.
Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $5.00. FPark. Small dogs P.

SANDY HOOK, CONN. (Socony C-13) 10 Mi. N.E. of Danbury.

6 & 202 Guest House: "Overnight Guests" (Mrs. Burroughs). Spacious,
tree-shaded grounds around a large, white, New England house. 10 guests.
Bkfst. E. 2NB $2.00. FPark. Pets P.

SAYBROOK, CONN. Pop. 3,000. (Socony E-13) 25 Mi. S.W. of New
London.
1 Where the Conn. River enters Long Island Sound. See also Old Saybrook.

Hotel: The Pease House. Bridge St. ACond. Old-fashioned for which
the guests give thanks. 80 yrs. old and each yr, more popular. Interestingly
furnished. 24 rms. A. 2WB $13.00. FPark.

SHERMAN, CONN. Pop. 391. (Socony B-12) 15 Mi. N. of Danbury.

7 Inn: Timber Trails. Restricted clientele. The building is old (1862),
the comforts and hospitality modern. Bathing beach. 25 guests. In winter
A. For 2, $11.00. E. $5.00. Higher in the summer. FPark.

SOUTHBURY, CONN. Pop. 1,134. (Socony C-12) 17 Mi. N.E. of Danbury.

6 Guest House: Fulton Lodge. Again, we have one of those old Colonial
homes that one leaves with regrets. 12 guests. Bkfst. E. 2NB $2.00 up.
FPark.

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STAMFORD, CONN. Pop. 46,346. (Socony B-14) 35 Mi. N.E. of N>
York City.

1 Hotel: Roger Smith. 55 River St. This was the first Roger Smith Hotel
from which so many have come. An acre and a half of gardens in the heart
of the city. All of these hotels are unique in the fact that guests are
guests rather than room numbers. 135 rms. E. 2NB $2.25. 2WB $4.25.
FPark. Your dogs are welcome.

STONINGTON, CONN. Pop. 2,006. (Socony F-13) 10 ML E. of New
London.

1 Inn: Thomas Hardy. Open May 30 to Oct. 1. On the shores of Long
Island Sound. One of those places so well operated that you wonder what
more could be done for the guests. 30 rms. E. 2NB $2.50. A. 2WB $10.00.
FPark. Small dogs P.

STONY CREEK, CONN. (Socony D-13) 13 ML E. of New Haven.
14& Hotel: Indian Point House. Open June 21 to Sept. 5. Restricted clien-
tele. Large grounds sloping down to the water. One of those places to
which guests return yearly. A. For 2, $8.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

TORRINGTON, CONN. Pop. 26,090. (Socony C-12) 19 ML N. of Water-
bury.

4 & 8 Guest House: 1836 House. 810 Main St. Recently opened to guests
by Helen Coe. Quiet and pleasant. 8 guests. A. 2NB $5.00. 2WB $7.50.
FPark. No pets.

WATERBURY, CONN. Pop. 106,500. (Socony C-12) 14 ML W.
Meriden.

8 & 14 Hotel: The Elton. 30 W. Main St. Once some years ago, this hotel
was prominent in promoting automobile travel which is hardly necessary
today. Perfect ease and comfort awaits you. 160 rms., 125 WB. E. 2WB
$5.00. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

WEATOGUE, CONN. Pop. 100. (Socony D-ll) 10 ML N.W. of Hartford.
202 Inn: The Pettibone Tavern. Since 1780 the tavern has been open for
guests. Beautifully furnished with antiques. 16 guests. E. 2WB $7.00.
FPark. No pets.

WESTPORT, CONN. Pop. 6,073. (Socony B-14) 5 ML W. of Fairfield.
1 Inn: Cobbs Mill. Open Apr. 1 to Jan. 1. Restricted clientele. 30 guests.
8 rms. CB. For 2, $6.00 to $10.00 inc. Bkfst. FPark. Pets P.

WOODBURY, CONN. (Socony C-12) 25 ML N. of New Haven.
6 & 202 Guest House: Maple Crest. At North Woodbury. (Mrs. C. T.
Henry.) And lastly, I offer you this lovely old New England home with spa-
cious grounds, where I hope you will spend a quiet and pleasant night. No
meals. E. 2NB $2.50. FPark. Pets P.

CUBA

CARDENAS, CUBA

Inn: Playa Azul. Restricted clientele. I have no intention of attempting
to list the many places on this island. However, so many travelers know
nothing about any place here with the exception of Havana, that I am
happy to suggest that they look up this Inn, on one of the most beautiful
beaches in the world. Typical of the best that our Spanish friends can
offer. 9 pleasant airy rm,s. Some WB. Unusual and exceptional native meals.
For res. write Senor Julio Bermudez. A. For 2, $12.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

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DELAWARE



Flower: Peach Blossom. Nickname: Blue Hen State.

Population: 259,000. Area: 1,985 sq. mi. Max. speed: 45.
Reciprocity: Yes. Gas Tax: State 4c. Federal Ic. Total 5c.



DOVER, DEL. Pop. 4,800. (Esso O-4) 45 ML S. of Wilmington.
13 Capital of Delaware.

Guest House: Capitol. 764 S. State St. Operated by Mrs. Cecil Moore
in a gracious manner. 5 guest rms., none WB. No meals. E. 2NB $2.00.
FPark.

Guest House: Duval Tea House. 121 S. State St. Moving over from
their old location, Mr. and Mrs. Palmer are now nicely located here. I am
sure that the many friends they have made in the past will find the same
old welcome awaiting them. 2 rms., NB. E. 2NB $3.00. FPark.

Guest House: Valiant. 529 N. State St. A pleasant, quiet place with
Mrs. Hamm, hostess. 5 rms. None WB. E. 2NB $2.00. FPark.

NEW CASTLE, DEL. Pop. 4,125. (Esso 0-3) 7 ML S. of Wilmington.
273 On the Delaware River. Historic old town.

Guest House: The Van Dyke House. 400 Delaware St. Erected in 1799
when people knew how to build homes rather than houses. Now the home
of Mr. and Mrs. Booth and open to 14 guests. No meals. E. 2NB $2.00 to
$3.00. 1 rm. 2WB $4.00. FPark. Pets P.

REHOBETH BEACH, DEL. Pop. 795. (Esso P-6) 24 Mi. S.E. of Milford.
14 "Delaware's Summer Capital."

Hotel: Henlopen. Open summer only. Down where the breezes blow.
150 rms., many WB. A. For 2 $10.00 up. Gar. 75c.

SMYRNA, DEL. Pop. 1,958. (Esso 0-4) 34 Mi. S. of Wilmington.
13 Lake Como.

Inn: The Wayside. Nothing remarkable in the way of accommodations
but a place that may come handy some dark night. A few rms. available.
Mod A. for 2, $6.00. FPark.

WILMINGTON, DEL. Pop. 112,200. (Esso 0-3) 62 Mi. N.E. of Baltimore,
Md.
13 Old and interesting city. Citadel of the Du Fonts.

Hotel: Darling. A smart, small, fireproof hotel of 76 rms., all WB.
Many prefer to spend the night here rather than go on. E. 2WB $5.00. Gar.
50c.

Hotel: Du Pont. One of those large, fine, metropolitan hotels that has
"everything." 300 rms., mostly WB. E. 2WB $8.00. Gar. 75c. Pets P.



DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

WASHINGTON, D. C. Pop. 600,000. Travel Bureau: Esso Touring Service,
261 Constitution Ave., N.W. There are many first-class maps of this city,
among the best of which is that furnished by the Shell Oil Co.

Note: Hotels here are a legion, furnishing accommodations
of every variety. Some travelers wish quiet, others want to view
the "lions." It is impossible in a book like this to do more than
mention a few of my favorites. Without a doubt, others are
fully as good.

Hotel: Annapolis, llth and H St., N.W. New, modern. 400 rms., all
WB. E. 2WB $4.50. FGar. Pets P.

Hotel: Benedick. 1808 Eye St., N.W. Exclusive and expensively fur-
nished. 84 rms., all WB. Swimming pool. E. 2WB $4.00. A. 2WB $8.00.
Pets P.

Hotel: Blackstone. 1016 17th St., N.W. 100 rms. E. 2WB $4.00.
Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

Hotel: Lee House. 15th and L Sts., N.W. A fine hotel of 200 rms.,
all WB. E. 2WB $5.00. A. 2WB $10.00. Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

Hotel: Mayflower. Conn. Ave. and L St. Where you can see all the
big bugs. 1,000 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $6.00 up. Gar. $1.00.

Hotel: Raleigh. 12th and Penn. Ave. Old but remodeled in modern
style. 450 rms. E. For 2, $5.50 to $10.00. Gar. $1.00. No Pets.

Hotel: Shoreham. Conn. Ave. and Calvert. One of the best known resi-
dential hotels. 800 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $6.00 up. Gar. $1.00.
Hotel: Wardman Park. Conn. Ave. and Woodley Rd. 300 rms., all WB.
E. 2WB $5.00 up. Gar. $1.00.

Hotel: Wesley Hall. 1703 K St., N.W. Restricted clientele. Quiet, dis-
tinctive. 115 rms. Meals. E. For 2, $3.00 to $4.00. FPark. Pets P.

Hotel: Washington. Penn. Ave. and 15th St. Magnificent affair of 400
rms., all WB. Fine location. E. 2WB $6.00 up. Gar. $1.00.

Hotel: Willard. Penn. Ave. and 14th St. An old and famous hotel favored
by Congressmen, Senators, and such. 450 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $5.00 up.
Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

Guest Houses: Tabard Inn. 1739 N St., N.W. Restricted clientele.
50 rms., 20 WB. Everything nicely done. E. 2NB $4.00. 2WB $5.00.
Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

Mrs. E. H. Scott. 1727 19th St., N.W. A fine, old Washington home.
17 rms., 30 guests. Bkfst. E. 2NB $2.50. FPark.

Mrs. W. F. Wasson. 2107 H St., N.W. Another first-class home. 11
rms., 19 guests. No meals. E. 2NB $2.00. FPark.

Williams'. 1907 G St., N.W. Typical Washington guest home. 8 rms.
No meals. E. 2NB $2.50. 2WB $3.50. FPark. No pets.

Elizabeth Willard. 706 20th St., N.W., near White University. 22 rms.
Meals. E. 2NB $2.50. 2WB $3.00. FPark.

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FLORIDA

Flower: Orange Blossom. Nickname: Peninsula State.

Population: 1,700,000. Area: 54,891 sq. mi. Max. speed: Reason-
able. Reciprocity: Yes. Gas Tax: State 7c. Federal Ic. Total 8c.

Notes regarding Florida: Practically all of the rates quoted are
for winter accommodations. Those that are open in the winter
only are so noted. If no dates are given, such hotels are open
all year, many of them with astonishingly low rates in the sum-
mer. Places like Palm Beach and Miami Beach have accommo-
dations at all prices, but one must not expect low or even
medium rates from December to March.



ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FLA. Pop. 300. (KYSO J-6) 10 ML N. of
Orlando.
2 Vacation and residential town.

Hotel: Altamonte. Open Dec. to April. Typical old-time Florida hotel
to which guests have been returning for 35 yrs. 100 rms., 50 WB. A. SNB
$4.50. 2WB $12.50. E. 2WB $9.00. FGar. Pets P.

ATLANTIC BEACH, FLA. Pop. 200. (KYSO J-2) 18 Mi. E. of Jackson-
ville.
8- -Resort. Swimming pool and beaches. Fishing.

Hotel: Atlantic Beach. A resort hotel on the beach. 57 rms., all WB.
A. 2WB $11.00. Gar. 50c. No pets.

AVON PARK, FLA. Pop. 3,500. '(KYSO H-8) 17 Mi. S. of Lake Wales.
On Lake Lotela.

Hotel: Pine Crest Lakes Club. Restricted clientele. Open Jan. 1 to
April 10. A magnificent 60 rm. house which cost $400,000.00 and which is
now one of the top places to stop in Florida. Rambling Mediterranean in
style. Private golf course. Same management as Equinox of Vt. 58 bedrms.,
all WB. A. 2WB $16.00 to $18.00. FPark. Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

BABSON PARK, FLA. Pop. 250 (KYSO H-7) 23 ML S. of Haines City.
On Crooked Lake.

Lodge: Hillcrest. 1 Mi. S. Restricted clientele. A pleasant guest home
on Crooked Lake, with a guest capacity of 40 in the main bldg. and 2 an-
nexes. A. 2WB $10.00 to $12.00. FPark. Pets P.

BONITA SPRINGS, FLA. Pop. 315. (KYSO H-10) 20 ML N. of Naples.
1 Good fishing on Imperial River.

Hotel: Bonita Springs. Open Dec. to April. Restricted clientele. Small
hotel. Nicely furnished and with spacious lobbies. Bathing pools. 36 rms.,
all WB. A. 2WB $10.00. FPark. Pets P.

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BOYNTON, FLA. Pop. 1,121. (KYSO L-10) 67 ML S. of Ft. Pierce.

1 Inn: Lee Manor. Open Dec. to April. Restricted clientele. Secluded but
not isolated. A delightful place. Manor house and cottages on 10 acres of
land. 16 rms., 14 WB. A. 2WB $10.00. FPark. Pets P.

CLEARWATER, FLA. Pop. 10,000. (KYSO F-7) 25 ML W. of Tampa.
79 -Japanese Gardens. Many wealthy winter residents. Citrus section.

Hotel: Fort Harrison. Open Dec. 15 to April 15. Modern, luxurious.
Overlooking Gulf of Mexico. 250 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $7.00. A. 2WB
$18.00. FPark. Pets P.

Inn: Gray Moss. S. Fort Harrison Ave. An European plan hotel of 90
rms., mostly WB. Beautiful grounds. E. 2NB $2.50. 2WB $4.00. Gar. 50c.
Pets P.

Guest House: Garden Seat. Druid Rd. on the Bay. Open Dec. 25 to
May 1. Restricted clientele. Small and very fine. Only 6 guests. A. 2NB
$11.00. 2WB $14.00. FPark.

Guest House: Frank F. Sipple. 516 Franklin St. Trim white home.
9 guests. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $2.50. FPark.

CLEWISTON, FLA. Pop. 1,000. (KYSO J-9) 65 ML W. of Palm Beach.
25 Largest cane sugar plant in U. S.

Inn: Clewiston. 102 Royal Palm Ave. ACond. A spick and span lodge,
replacing the old one which burned in 1937. 42 rms., all WB. Meals. E.
2WB $4.00. FPark. Pets P.

COCOA, FLA. Pop. 3,200. (KYSO K-6) 175 ML S. of Jacksonville.
1 Named for Coco Plum. Winter resort. Fishing.

Hotel: Brevard. Restricted clientele, winter. Well-conducted hotel in
beautiful spot, managed by Hartley Laycock. Restful, quiet. 60 rms., mostly
WB. A. 2WB winter, Nov. to May, $10.00. E. Summer $3.00 to $4.00.
Gar. 50c. Pets P.

COCOA BEACH, FLA. Pop. 25. (KYSO K-6) 9 ML E. of Cocoa. Con-
nected by bridges.

140 One of the best beaches on the coast.

Hotel: Ocean Lodge. Restricted clientele. Directly on ocean front.
15 rms., 4 WB. In winter A. 2WB $15.00. In summer E. 2WB $5.UO.
FPark.

CORAL GABLES, FLA. Pop. 8,500. (KYSO L-ll) 5 ML W. of Miami.
1 University of Miami.

Hotel: Miami Biltmore. Open Nov. 20 to April 5. One of the swanky
resort hotels of Florida. 400 rms., all WB. A. 2WB $25.00. E. 2WB $15.00.
Gar. $1.00. Pets P.

Hotel: San Sebastian. Open Oct. 15 to May 31. 3000 University Drive.
Modern, fireproof. First-class stopping place. 75 rms., 75 apts. All rms.,
WB. E. 2WB $4.00 to $9.00. Gar. 50c.

Motor Court: Drake Cottages. 4150 SW 8th St. Simple comfort.
60 guests. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $2.00 to $3.00. FPark. Pets P.

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DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. Pop. 20,250. (KYSO J-5) 96 Mi. S. of
Jacksonville.

I "World's most famous beach" 23 miles long.

Hotel: Clarendon. Open Jan. 12 to April 20. Restricted clientele. One
of the beat-liked fine hotels in Fla. where everything possible is done for
the guests. Steam heat. 157 rms., all with twin beds and WB. A. 2WB
$14.00 up. Pets P. but not encouraged.

Hotel: Geneva. Open Nov. 15 to May 1. Restricted clientele. Quiet,
modest hotel, where many spend the entire winter. 75 rms., 65 either WB
or CB. A. 2NB $9.00 up. 2WB $11.00 up. FPark. Pets P.

Hotel: Princess Issena. Open Nov. 10 to May 1. Restricted clientele.
Swimming pool, golf, sun bathing. Extensive grounds. 150 rms. Wide range
of accommodations. A. 2WB $14.00 up. Gar. 75c.

Hotel: Ridgewood. 208 S. Ridgewood Ave. One of the more modest
Fla. hotels. Comfortable and satisfactory. 75 guests. All rms. WB. E.
2WB $4.00 up. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Hotel: The Seville. Ridgewood Ave. and South St. Open Nov. 10 to



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