Highways

Ten Historical Valentine Diners Across the US

During the mid-1930s Arthur Valentine, owner of a series of small cafes in the Wichita, KS area known as the “Valentine Lunch System” and an ex-car salesman originally from Illinois, purchased a prefabricated lunch building from the Ablah Hotel Supply Company in Wichita for one of his restaurants. Valentine was very impressed with the building …

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Highways

Highways and Byways

“Highways and Byways” is a section of the website where you can find all the blog posts devoted to anecdotes about businesses, past and present, that were/are located along (mainly) America’s highways and backroads. Here are all highway-related posts published on this website: Ten Historical Valentine Diners Across the US

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