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LRusso216 - Stockton Motor Inn, Cape May, New Jersey, USA

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  1. Otto

    Otto No More Half Measures Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    Received: 23 September 2017
    From: Stockton Motor Inn

    LRusso216 sends in his second field report from the Stockton Motor Inn which sits on the mouth of Delaware Bay and faces the open Atlantic ocean. Thanks to this submission we can now add New Jersey to our growing list of US states. Cheers Lou!

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  2. Otto

    Otto No More Half Measures Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    The_Historian Pillboxologist Patron  

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    Nice picter.
     
  4. George Patton

    George Patton Canadian Refugee

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    Lou: I have to ask, did you use the typewriter on that postcard? :cool:
     
  5. Otto

    Otto No More Half Measures Staff Member WW2|ORG Editor

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    He did. He used a typewriter on his previous submission also. I like it, it kind of gives it an old school telegram feel.
     
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    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

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    That's a yes. Since my stroke six plus years ago, I have a bit of difficulty writing more than my name. I use the typewriter at the library I used to work in. Frustrating, but it's the best I can do. :mad:
     
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    Attaboy, Lou.
     
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    TD-Tommy776 Man of Constant Sorrow Patron  

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    That looks like a nice place, Lou. I also like the look of the old school typewriter. You can tell that it's a typewriter because there is no kerning of the letters.
     
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    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

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    It is Tommy. We've been there numerous times. We love Cape May. We rent a house there for the family for two weeks in the summer and spend a lot of time there in various motels at other times (just the two of us).
     
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    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

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    Thanks Jeff. I do my best. I'm probably at 90% of what I was. Being 70 doesn't help. :D
     
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    Cape May is our favorite beach town. We stayed at the Montreal Inn on Beach Avenue for at least 20 years, but now since we moved to Central Pennsylvania it is easier for us to go to Ocean City, Maryland. But you can’t beat Cape May for that Victorian charm. Nice shops in town too.
     
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    Nothing to be frustrated about! I love the look of an old typewriter. Its becoming a lost "art" (I'm being completely serious -- although I'm too young to have used them day-to-day, I have fond memories of playing with typewriters when I was younger and there's just something about the old typesets that I really like). I'm thinking I ought to move away from any form of handwriting as my style has been described as anywhere between "terrible", "unreadable" and "are you feeling OK right now?"...
     
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    ''Courier New'' is the nearest we can get on here to looking like a typewriter .
    Maybe you should do all your posts in it Lou.
     
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    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

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    Hmm. Sounds like an idea.
     
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