Date: 9/11/18 2:31 pm From: Kurt Schwarz <kurtschwarz4...> Subject: Re: [MDBirding] Re: AA CORA [Off topic reply - please do not respond to the group]
Not so fond memories , ptomain through the Garden.
On Tue, Sep 11, 2018 at 5:28 PM Phil Davis <pdavis...> wrote:
> This is a "local color" but "off-topic" reply to Marcy's message ... I > think I get one of them, free ... so, please don't reply to the group and > continue the thread, lest I get banned ... So, this is primarily for the > "old timers" in the group. > > ====================================== > At 04:50 PM 09/11/2018, 'Marcy Stutzman' via Maryland & DC Birding wrote: > Have your daughter check out the *Annapolis Junction* Transfer Station > (an eBird hotspot). The ravens are known to check out the *buffet*! > > ====================================== > Hey Marcy: > > Please don't use the name "Annapolis Junction" and the word "buffet" > together. They invoke very strong feelings of nostalgia that I just can't > repress! > > Back "in the day," there was a cozy little German restaurant at Annapolis > Junction, right next to the railroad tracks, called "Henkels." I started > going there after the monthly meetings of the Annapolis Junction Sports and > Touring [Sports Car] Club at Ft. Meade. > > The menu speciality was "Henkels Grilled Ham and Swiss through the Garden > on a Hard Roll." Yumm. It was about a foot high. When I first started going > there, (I won't say which year, but I was in high school !) that sandwich > costs all of $1.30 (only $.95 without grilling the ham.) The hot German > potato salad was to die for ! > > I think the last time I was there, sometime before 1997 when it closed, > that same sandwich was $4.95! > > Thanks for stirring some fond memories ... and hunger pangs! > > Like they say, nostalgia just isn't what it used to be !!! > > Phil > > [image: Emacs!] > > http://forums.somd.com/archive/index.php/t-206500.html > > ================================== > Phil Davis Davidsonville, Maryland USA > mailto:<PDavis...> > <PDavis...>================================== > > -- > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google > Group 'Maryland & DC Birding'. > To view group guidelines or change email preferences, visit this group on > the web at http://www.mdbirding.com > Unfamiliar with a hotspot mentioned on this list? Quickly locate it here - > http://www.mdbirding.com/hotspot.html > -- Kurt Schwarz Ellicott City, Howard County kurtschwarz4 at gmail dot com
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