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Manhattan 2 – Mayer China
Manufacturer: Mayer China Pattern name: Manhattan Date of True Ivory plate and grouping: Circa 1930s Date of bouillon cup: Circa 1940s-1960s Notes: The pattern has a subdued mint green background with bright pastel vines, acanthus leaves and flowers in the border design that covers the rim. It is surrounded on
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Chez Paul – Chicago
Manufacturer: Carr China Name of user: Chez Paul, Chicago Date of bouillon: 1948 Notes: From the Wikipedia, "Chez Paul was a French restaurant in Chicago, Illinois. Established in 1945 by Paul Contos, Chez Paul became famous under Paul's son, Bill. When it was open, it was the oldest French restaurant in
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Phil's Restaurant
Manufacturer: Carr China User: Phil's Restaurant, Elkins, W.V. Date of grill plate: Circa mid-1930s – circa mid-1940s   Notes: Located at what must have been a busy intersection of Davis Avenue and Routes 33, 219 and 259 in Elkins, W.V., Phil's Restaurant was opened in 1929 by Willard "Phil" Phillips
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Trade Winds Hotel
Manufacturer: Scammell China User: Trade Winds Hotel – Fort Lauderdale, Florida Date of examples: circa 1940 – 1954   Notes: The Trade Winds Hotel at 1 North Atlantic Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale,Florida, opened around 1940. It is not listed in the 1939 Hotel Red Book but is listed in 1941.
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Town House Hotel 2
Manufacturer: Scammell China User: The Town House Hotel – Los Angles, California Date of plate: circa 1929 – 1954   Notes: The 14-story Town House, at 2961 Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angles, California, opened September 10, 1929, as an apartment house with 140 apartments. The Town House was advertised as
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Town House Hotel
Manufacturer: Scammell China User: Town House Hotel – Los Angles, California Date of service plate: circa 1929 – 1954   Notes: The 14-story Town House Hotel, at 2961 Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angles, California, opened September 10, 1929, as an apartment house with 140 apartments. The Town House was advertised
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Touraine Hotel 6
Manufacturer: Buffalo China User: Hotel Touraine – Boston, Massachusetts Date of example: 1921   Notes: The ten-story building on the corner of Boylston and Tremont Streets in Boston, Massachusetts, opened September 8, 1897, as the Hotel Touraine. It was built for, and operated by, Joseph Reed Whipple. The Whipple Company
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Touraine Hotel 5
Manufacturer: Syracuse China User: Hotel Touraine – Boston, Massachusetts Date of examples: circa 1927 – 1950   Notes: The ten-story building on the corner of Boylston and Tremont Streets in Boston, Massachusetts, opened September 8, 1897, as the Hotel Touraine. It was built for, and operated by, Joseph Reed Whipple.
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Touraine Hotel 4
Manufacturer: Syracuse China User: Hotel Touraine – Boston, Massachusetts Pattern Name: Grecian Date of example: circa 1927 – 1950   Notes: The ten-story building on the corner of Boylston and Tremont Streets in Boston, Massachusetts, opened September 8, 1897, as the Hotel Touraine. It was built for, and operated by,
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