Celebrating 100 Years! Sine’s 5 & 10 Cent Store

Sine’s 5 & 10 Cent Store 236-240 West Broad Street Quakertown, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” I initially added Sine’s to my “to do” list when Mod Betty (Proprietress of Retroroadmap.com and maven of all things cool & retro) posted about doing her Christmas shopping there last year. A few weeks ago, she mentioned that they were celebrating their 100th Anniversary August...

Kristy’s Whistle Stop

Kristy’s Whistle Stop 600 South Enola Road (Routes 11 & 15) Enola, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” I was out wandering around this afternoon and I thought that I’d stop and show you one of my favorite places: Kristy’s Whistle Stop in Enola, Pennsylvania. Kristy’s has been around since at least the 1960s (under several different names, I believe). I love the sorta’...

Port Clinton Treasures

Port Clinton Transportation Museum Penn and Clinton Streets Port Clinton, Pennsylvania submitted by: “wendyvee” Last September, when I left the the Hamburg-er Festival, I decided to meander around a bit before heading home. I’m glad that I did! Not only did I accidentally happen upon the Port Clinton Peanut Shop, I also found The Port Clinton Transportation Museum (operated by the Northern...

Virginia’s Merci Train Car

Merci Train Car Virginia War Museum 9285 Warwick Boulevard Newport News, Virginia submitted by: “MikeP” Mike says: Today I found myself down near Newport News, so I stopped by the Virginia War Museum and got a couple pics of their Merci Train Car. wendyvee says: Last May, I posted the Merci Train Car at Fort Indiantown Gap (Click here to visit the Pennsylvania Car). Mike recently found the car...

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