Anniversary Club Annual Banquet in 1905

Anniversary Club Annual Banquet in 1905

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: In 1905, the Anniversary Club held their annual banquet, which was attended by prominent Beeville business men and their wives. Their names are listed at the bottom of the picture, along with a copy of the membership of the club, and the menu for the banquet. In the 1890’s and early 1900’s the Anniversary Club, a men’s club, met once a month and held birthday dinners which were served at the Nations Hotel. From its beginning clubs and organizations played an important part in the progress of the citizens of Bee County, both culturally and civically.
Contributing Partner: Bee County Historical Commission
El Fenix Cafe

El Fenix Cafe

Date: unknown
Creator: El Fenix Cafe
Description: The El Fenix Cafe menu contains the names and prices of their dishes, desserts, and beverages. The restaurant offered cocktails and relishes, salads, sandwiches, eggs and omelettes, soups, chicken and steak dinners, nonalcoholic beverages, wines, beer, fish, and a variety of Mexican dishes. The Special Mexican Dinner cost $1.25 at the time of this menu. A poem by James J. Metcalfe is written on the back of the menu.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Renfro Drug Company Menu

Renfro Drug Company Menu

Date: unknown
Creator: Renfro Drug Company
Description: The Renfro Drug Company Menu lists the prices of their fountain drinks, sundaes, fruit drinks, coolers, milk drinks, desserts, sandwiches, and salads. The back of the menu lists the locations of the 17 Renfro stores.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
Ju-cy Pig Stand menu

Ju-cy Pig Stand menu

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The Ju-cy Pig Stand menu contains a list, description, and prices for the items available for purchase. The menu includes special plates, Suzi-Q specials, soups, salads, steaks, fountain specials, and sandwiches. The obverse of the menu contains an illustration of the Ju-cy Pig logo and an illustration of the establishment. The menu's reverse includes a brief history of the restaurant under the ownership of J. C. Burch and a description of remodeling that had taken place during 1933 to 1941.
Contributing Partner: Denton Public Library
[Menu from the "Electro-Liner"]

[Menu from the "Electro-Liner"]

Date: April 1958
Creator: unknown
Description: Menu from the Chicago, North Shore and Milwaukee Railway's "Electro-Liner" train No. 805, northbound enroute to Milwaukee.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Menu]

[Menu]

Date: September 1964
Creator: unknown
Description: Menu from the automated restaurant on wheels in the consist of the New York Central Railroad's "World Fair Special" train No. 40, eastbound, enroute from Buffalo to New York, September 1964.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Pamphlet: The Second Annual Taste of Mexico, A Cinco de Mayo Celebration]

[Pamphlet: The Second Annual Taste of Mexico, A Cinco de Mayo Celebration]

Date: 2001
Creator: unknown
Description: Pamphlet advertising an event presented by the Mexic-Arte Museum called "The Second Annual Taste of Mexico, A Cinco de Mayo Celebration". The title and as well as the date of the celebration is featured on the front cover. The pamphlet also includes information about the celebration, the sponsors, the participants, committee members and board of directors, museum membership information, and a menu.
Contributing Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum
Restaurant Menu

Restaurant Menu

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a page from a menu from Paramount in Abilene, Texas. On the menu is a photograph of onion rings, a steak and French fries.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Restaurant Menu

Restaurant Menu

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a page from a menu from Paramount in Abilene, Texas. On the page is a picture of what looks like strawberries and cream in a bowl. Above text reads, "Hamburger Steak, smothered with onions or mushroom sauce, salad, potatoes and onion rings."
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Restaurant Menu

Restaurant Menu

Date: 1957
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a page from a menu from Paramount in Abilene, Texas. On the page is a picture of spaghetti and sauce on a plate.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
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