Lexington, KY Photo courtesy Devil Doll
This neon sign shines from the top of this burger stand advertising its
79 cents burgers and shakes. These days, there's not much you can get for under a buck.
Cox Family Restaurant
Morehead City, NC Photo courtesy Tony Craig
Here's a nice shot of the neon marquee for the Cox Family Restaurant in Morehead City. This place may be worth a stop. If not for the food,
then at least for a look see at the neon house depicted on this sign.
Lexington, KY Photo courtesy Scott Leigh
Here's a neon shot of the famous Parkette
Drive-in of Lexington, KY. This restaurant still features its car
friendly canopy, and the neon lettering and character will catch the weary
eye of the hungry roadside traveler.
Atlanta, GA Photo courtesy Bob Jagendorf
Open since 1928, The Varsity is a good greasy spoon of a drive-in eatery in the Atlanta, GA area. Located
near the Georgia Tech campus, The Varsity and its neon front entrance
is a welcome sight to many a hungry belly.
Air Devils Inn
Louisville, KY Photo courtesy Devil Doll
Here's a neon shot of the Air
Devils Inn in Louisville, KY. Opened for business since 1934, the
Air Devils is a bar serving up drinks and original music bands. Word is
that the Air Devils was also once a school back in the day.
Memphis, TN Photo and info courtesy Sherry McGee
Here's Corky's Bar-B-Q. Pulled pork, wet or dry ribs. They even ship to most any location via Federal Express. I have a friend who lives in Grand Forks, ND. He orders from them several times a year. 07-06
825 Oglethorpe Blvd,
Albany, GA Photo and info courtesy Lisa Pike
This sign for Carling Black Label Beer is located in Albany, GA hanging above the Oglethorpe Lounge on Oglethorpe Boulevard. The bar (lounge) is the oldest in town dating back to the 1950's. Current owner is Jimmy Pike, who purchased the bar in 1996. A beer distributor once told a previous owner that only 2 Black Label signs still existed in the US, but this has not been verified. 08-06
Hickory, NC Photo and info courtesy Doug Harvey
Here's a night of Shell's Bar-B-Q. Shell's has been a Hickory, NC institution since the 1950's and is still going strong. 08-06