SCA News Summer 1993




  • Last Old Style McDonald’s In Downey Scheduled to Close — Los Angeles Times
  • Big Mac 25th Anniversary — McDonald’s
  • Research prize for The American Gas Station: History and Folklore of the Gas Station in American Car Culture
  • See Rock City Barns disappearing — The Daily News, McKeesport, PA
  • Steve’s Diner, Silver Creek, N.Y., being renovated — Dunkirk Observer
  • Dutch Route 66 Fan Club
  • Miami Beach Art Deco District Expands — Impressions, Miami Design Preservation League
  • New Giant Eight O’Clock Coffee Sign in NYC — USA Today
  • Metropolitan Life Insurance Unveils New Signs On Park Avenue — New York Times
  • Giant Hamburger Water Tower Proposed For Hamburg, NY — The Daily News, McKeesport, PA
  • Mansard Roof Controversy For Village Green Motel on Montauk Highway, Long Island — New York Times
  • Dallas Doctor Pepper Moderne Headquarters Endangered — Dallas Morning News
  • Miami’s BM Diner Demolished
  • Architect of Original Golden Arches Dies — San Jose Mercury News
  • Early Auto Showrooms Discovered in Lynn, Mass.
  • Giant Knight in Destin, FL, to be Demolished — Birmingham News
  • Former Mayfield Theater Near Cleveland Now A Barnes & Noble — Frank Wrenick
  • Great Highways of the South — Tim Hollis
  • Gila Bend, AZ, and Gallup, NM, Recommendations — Pete Phillips
  • SCA 1993 Conference in Philadelphia: The Dinner Experience
  • SCA Board Report