Month: June 2016

Retail Consumer Electronics circa 1968

J.C. Penney’s, about 1968 Oh yeah I’ll Tell you something I want to join your band Around that time, the number of transistors was almost status symbol.  Solid State semiconductors changed the world.

Rondine Rek-O-Kut

An Elegant Flair… Here are some other variations on the theme

Rootbeer. Flash your lights for service.

$.75/gallon for A&W carryout rootbeer.  A&W was Alice and Willard Marriott.  They offered good food, fair price, great service.  My recollection is that they were from Bethesda or Chevy Chase in Maryland.  I’ve made rootbeer a few times and never…