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Title Stone's Restaurant
Description Postcard featuring Stone's Restaurant in Marshalltown, Iowa.

The front of the postcard features illustrations of Stone's Restaurant. The illustration in the upper left corner features the interior of the dining room. Next to this, in the upper right corner is a drawing of a train with a musical note and text "UNDER THE VIADUCT...DOWN BY THE VINEGAR WORKS." The illustration in the lower right corner features the exterior of the restaurant. Next to this illustration, in the lower left corner is text reading "STONE'S RESTAURANT Since 1887 MARSHALLTOWN IOWA LISTED IN DUNCAN HINES "ADVENTURES IN GOOD EATING." ALSO MENTIONED IN THE NATIONAL GOEGRAPHIC MAGAZINE ARTICLE "IOWA, ABIDING PLACE OF PLENTY." AUTHORIZED AAA."

The back of the postcard features the same train and tune depicted on the front, along with "STONE'S RESTAURANT Since 1887 MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA."
The postcard features a scalloped, rather than straight, edge.

No postmark; unused
3 (1/2)" x 5 (1/2)"

Catalog Number 2005.43.66
Collection Duncan Hines Collection
Object Name Postcard
People Hines, Duncan, 1880-1959
Search Terms Duncan Hines