Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on June 16, 1974 · Page 105
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June 16, 1974

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 105

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Overlooking th« Ucean KATHY-JOmRTMENTS Cherry Grove Section N. MYRTLE BEACH. S. C. 29852 Phone 803/249-1853 28 NEW UNITS ADDED WITH COLOR TV · Room! · Apts. · All Elec. Kitchens 0 Air Cond. £ Linens 0 Pool Kiddie Pool · Laundry Room 0 Tile Baths · Wall-to-Wall Cptg. · Located between 2 Fishing Piers · Golf Priv. 9 Reasonable Rates MR. · MRS. DONNE KMC Owners- -Managers ;**4HM Ocean front, modern rooms and apartments, air cond., Color TV, Room Music, Large Pool, Private Patio, Daily Maid Service. GOLF PRIVILEGES, NexKtb Fishing Pier and Tennis ie 803/2 49-1444 ; 706-E Ocean Drive Sect. '··TneWalkers, Owners-Mgrs. · MOUTH · Wit iUCi.S.C.M5t2 On th* Octan Front AMBASSADOR EAST MOTEL ROOMS, EFFIC., FAMILY APTS. The finert in resort accommodations. Ultra modern. Pool and Kiddie Pool. Color TV. Excellent location. Ocein Drive Section NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29582 V^K :M-«t*' ···«·· \\niOK l\ 10111 · 22v2.l|o'iiii Kl'tlc. Apts.:.KHiins. ,. All--|,if|l'(in(l. * Kiu-h v i'(|iiip|H'd wilHWI'V ·dull' 1'riv. · AiToss :"· Str^jCfriiin Kishiiits;I'ii-r · Ues- '" iHiininjS and ·Miirki-iint; Near · ; Sttftiiimn« Pi-ill ·('hii(iren.\Vel- ; t ions Advisable*' Ocean Front BY-THE-SEA MOTEL Crescent Beach Section NORTH MiRTUBEJCH. S.C. 29582 Phone 803/272-5512 KFFl'C. 4 f Bedroom Apts. on Ocean Front. TV. Cottages Second/Row. Tile Baths. Air Cond. Some Fans; ., i Mrs. Reba Brown. Mjtr. Village for Browsing By Shirley Campbell If you're driving through Winston-Salem. N. C., and happen to notice a large, building-high, coffee pot standing alone in a plot of grass beside the highway; or a sign that says "Old Salem." you should know you're near a-good place to stop for an hour or more of intriguing sight-seeing. In Old Salem you can walk at a leisurely pace on sidewalks paved with well-worn bricks; be greeted and directed by cordial people in early Moravian attire; and tour 200-year-old buildings, now carefully restored. You may draw water from the town pump, visit a church, or any one of seven buildings open to the public. Merely strolling past old or reconstructed buildings that are private dwellings is enjoyable. You can peer over fences at tiny carefully tended formal gardens, enjoy the aroma of herbs, and walk freely in an atomsphere of long ago. Modern devices ; such as electricial wiring -are carefully hidden. Hosts and hostesses in Old Salem are well-informed and answer questions, willingly. In the John Vogler House, I asked about the titles of the books on the man- .tel : piece and someone oblig- ^vingly consulted a file to tell yime that the half dozen or more books included two song books,'two Bibles, and a book about the world of spirits. The inclusion of music books fits the history of Old Salem, founded by Moravk ans who were playing selections by Haydn and Mozart and giving regular concerts in 1780. Today music is still an important part of the community's Christmas and- Easter celebrations. On Easter morning, bands from each of 12 Moravian churches in Winston-Salem -- about 500 musicians al- .together--assemble near If.--- OIIECUT ON THE OCEAN I Crescent Village S Motel ti ·'ROOMS-DOOMTV , · KITCHENETTES {· · AIR COHDITIOMD J! · HEATED POOl-KIDDIE POOL [;.- · COlf PRIVILEGES 1 J Phone 803 272-6904 l CrtitcntSeothSect. 801 1097 [] NOBTH MYRTLE »EACH, S.C. 29585 il Vinie Carroll, Owner THOMAS REALTY CO. ft REAL ESTATE __ ;{ Phone 803/249-1712 MJ 4 · · ' WRITE BOX 3236 FOR FUtir LLj « ILLUSTRATEDBROCHURE *'"-"" '·*· Cherry G'O«e Section it NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. 29582 the Home Moravian Church in the historic area to participate in a sunrise service attended by as many as 20.000 persons. Of 58 buildings in Old Salem. 48 are original, one of these goes back to 1768. The "'newest" was built in 1845. The reconstructed "First House" was orginally built in 1766, and like some of the others, it is of half-timbered construction. If you arrive in Winston- Salem as late as 3:30 p.m., there's still time to tour the Old Salem tavern, the tavern barn, and the John Vogler house. You may be in time to make a reservation for a candle-lit d i n n e r in the 1816-style tavern dining room. Memorable items in the completely furnished'1819 Vogler house include a cream-colored tile stove, reminiscent of a magic stove in an old story book; A-B-C blocks that are flat rectangles instead of cubes; embroidery on hoops; faded samplers; strangely-shaped door knobs. Salem Tavern, built in 1784, still has its original wide plank floors. Carefully restored throughout, its renovation was based on a study of inventories made at the tavern.which in its heyday housed as many as 40 travelers or traders at a time -- including George Washington, who praised the town's ingenious gravity- flow water system. Early Salem craftsmen were highly skilled and evidence of their work abounds. Brick and tile were made locally, as were pottery, hats, and tin ware. · · John Vogler was both a silversmith and clock maker. The equipment in his house includes a washing machine with a central turn-around apparatus formed of wooden half-rounds. The tavern scullery equipment includes a mechancial potato peeler-with an ad just- able, blade. It clamped to a table. The tavern building itself was insulated with red mud and straw. The oddly- shaped bowl one tourist B8:\M»NF,HIN'7-J Uir rry lirovf Br arh EAST WIND MOTEL *M ivr. S Fran! Si. ROOMS EFFIC. APIS. Air Cond. Heat. Pool. Wall to Wall Carpeting. Free Pier Fishing. Restaurant near. ; KEN PHYLLIS HARDIN '..,.'U Owne« Monogerj. } WHITE REALTY CO. VACATION HOMES Phone 803/272-6115 P.O. Box 1004 Crescent Beach Station N. Myrtle Bench. S. C. 2«582 SEA SPRAY MOTOR INN DIHCCTL V O.V THC OCH V M.IM IIS2 Crtscnt ItKkStclin Nntli Myrtle had*, S.C.2US2 Phone 803 277-5722 · New luxurious* TV in oil Units · One Two Bedroom Efficiencies · Air Condition Electric Heat · Wall to Wall Carpet · Ceramic Tile Baths · Golf Privileges · Daily Moid Service · Restaurants Nearby Wide, Clean, Sandy Beach asked about is a barber's bowl -- shaped to serve for beard washing. Fire buckets made of deer skin and lined with pitch hang in a row. Rat-tail hinges on clothes presses are unique even in a town where pipes made of hollow logs formed one of the earliest water systems in America. John Vogler fashioned a silhouette-making machine you can see demonstrated. A bedroom stove in the tavern has a central hollow space just right for a tea kettle. A brass "honesty box" provided a pipeful of tobacco for a tavern guest who inserted a coin in a slot. If honest, he filled only one pipe and then closed the door of the box. Work was important and honorable in Old Salem and an extremely large collection of early farming tools, chiefly wooden, attests to the fact. Housed in the tavern barn, they share space with many interesting objects, including u huge barrel-made of a hollow log- more than a yard wide by my estimate--and a large, authentic, very old, covered wagon. The buildings are alive and breathing, not musty and unused. Effort is made to keep them that way. Except for Christmas Day, exhibit buildings are open all year. Early'in the day you may visit a bakery or shops where craftsmen are at work. You may choose to visit one of three museums, the tobacco shop, or the fire . house. Or you may decide simply to stroll around until time for a luncheon of shrimp and-rice, gingerbread and lemon sauce, chicken and artichokes, Wirikler's cream puffs, or other 19th century delicacies. If you prefer, you may even go to the dairy bar near the reception center, where you may sit and ponder man's accomplishments in a land once a wilderness, achievements important enough for this restored town to be designated a Registered N a t i o n a l Historic Landmark. tJwrie'rs''Operbiors" * 'UPER 'Your pot roast or your life. ' ' ^EAIUDCEMOTE^ iH«iV^)wllMMMi FvMJ PhMelt3272i)U rO.lnZlllNirijIliSKtiM NOITNMYITLEIUCN.S.C.2SSI2 Mrvcwjp pt Iftv 9m* · * · JAMAICA MOTOR INN » i* «»»ry fetoil ». O. Ui 11 II, Cf .ic.- Mm MIILI MKI, J. C. »i»2 MWM (Ml) 272.5437 Resort Motel and Restaurant · Rooms · Efficiencies Apartments ·?/ · Golf Priv. · Room Phones · Pool · Air Cond. · Beach Cabana · One Mile from Airport XH. w. it. MKKKS-MAMI;KK I'lK »iK no:i t~2-t 1 5 1-BOX 224» »"!' M.nir Hwh. S.C. 2»S«-' Faring MI, tlue Atlantic SIR WALTER'S MOTEL Open fheTear Around * Cherry Grove Section PHONE 803/249-2122 ROOMS, EFFICIENCY APTS. AIR CONDITIONED AND NEAT, FISHINC AND (OIF PRIVILEGES, TV, NEAR RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING AND ANHSENENTS NEAR- · Earl Cathleen Floyd, Owners, Box 3041 N. Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29582 PHONE 803/249-2265 AMPLE FREE PARKING Directly on the Ocean Front Clean Wide Beach-- One of Cherry Grove's Finest O N E 2 ROOM EFFIC. APTS. Next door to Fishing Pier and Restaurant. 2 Pools and Kiddie Pool. Golf Privileges. Air Cond. Elec.^ Heat. Wall to wall Carpet. KEN PAT ROGERS, Owners P.O. Box 32"! 6 Cherry Grove Sec. NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S. C. 29582 I SEA GULL MOTEL ON THE OCEAN FRONT Cherry Grove Section · WideBeivV · 1 2 Bedroom Efficiencies · Rooms · Carpeting Throughout · Maid Service · TV in All Units · Fully Air-Conditioned · Pool Kiddie Pool · Golf Privileges · Private Balconies Patios For Reservations Write: SEA GULL MOTEL Mft. MIS. HOWARD LIE, MGRS. North Myrtle Btach, S.C. 29582 Phone 803/249-2640 Directly On The Ocean · Large Swimming and Kiddie Pool · Deluxe Dining Rooms--Open to Public · Lounge ar.j Live Music · Convention Facilities · Golf Privileges--10 Courses · Tennis Affilliafion For further information- THE INTERNATIONALE INN Oceon Drive Section P. O. Box 44-CG North Myrtle Beach, S. C. 29582 Phone 803-249-1461 DIRECTLY-ON-THE-OCEAN-FRONT Hartford C. Motor Inn RESORT Motel · Large Shaded balconies · Picture Windows · Carpeted · TV. · Pool and Kiddie Pool · Ocean Front Efficiency Apts. · Golf Privileges t Air Conditiqned · Electric Heat' ADA P. DEW, OWNER Becky Bob PruiH, HAgri. Mian* 103- f.6.1

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