Menu, "Howard Johnson's Delicious Food," circa 1950

Summary

This Howard Johnson's menu displays two iconic images. The famous orange-roofed restaurant is imaged on the cover, while the back has the trademark silhouette of Simple Simon and the Pieman. And don't forget to check out the delicious food and ice cream menu inside!

This Howard Johnson's menu displays two iconic images. The famous orange-roofed restaurant is imaged on the cover, while the back has the trademark silhouette of Simple Simon and the Pieman. And don't forget to check out the delicious food and ice cream menu inside!

Artifact

Menu

Date Made

circa 1950

Subject Date

circa 1950

Creators

Howard Johnson Co. 

Creator Notes

Made for Howard Johnson Co.

Collection Title

Menu Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

87.13.53.2

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)

Color

Multicolored

Inscriptions

On front: MENU / HOWARD JOHNSON'S / delicious food

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