• Faces Of Northeast


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    August 21st, 2019
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  • Remember This? Beautiful Highway Postage Stamps

    July 3rd, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News During a road trip along the developing interstate highway system, our nation’s First Lady was appalled […]


    Remember This? Cigarette Vending Machines

    June 26th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Vending machines make the sale of anything possible, anywhere, anytime. Nearly any cafe, filling station, souvenir […]


    Remember This? Clean Restrooms!

    June 19th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News A sign perhaps more welcoming than an actual “Welcome” sign. Early highway travelers had their work […]


    Remember This? Travel jug

    June 12th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Whether you’re packing a picnic for a day at the park or traveling long distances on […]


    Remember This? The Road Atlas

    June 5th, 2019
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    Planning a vacation? Before you load the car, check your road atlas to be sure you have the latest edition […]


  • Remember This? The Kansas City Athletics

    May 29th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Major League baseball finally arrived in Kansas City when the Philadelphia Athletics moved to town in […]


    REMEMBER THIS? Ink Blotter

    May 22nd, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News A handy companion to the fountain pen, the ink blotter prevented smears and blotches that often […]


    Remember This? Petticoat Lane

    May 15th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Downtown shoppers, hang on to your petticoats! At the turn of the 20th Century, when ladies […]


    Remember This: Casey The Elephant

    May 8th, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Who was Casey, and where was his place? Casey, an African bull elephant, arrived in Kansas […]


    Remember This? The Golden Ox

    May 1st, 2019
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    Dorri Partain Northeast News Whether you like your steak well done or medium rare, this Cowtown could offer a fine […]


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