Vintage Postcards from Lafayette Louisiana
Talk about a blast from the past! Do you remember these places? Take a walk down Memory Lane, then let us know if you have any old postcards from New Iberia, Abbeville, Opelousas…
The Townhouse: On Old Spanish Trail, on U.S. 90 East, this cabana-type hotel features swimming pool, luxurious restaurant, cocktail lounge and nightly entertainment. Adjoins the Oil Center.
Poor Boy's Riverside Inn: Finest Cocktail room on Hwy. # 90. Dial 83822.
Jacob's:1600 Cameron, Lafayette. Dine in an atmosphere of the past in the beautiful Louisiana Room. Excellent seafood and steaks. Specialte' – “Shrimp de la Teche.” Noon buffet. Open 6:00am to 11:00pm daily
Lafayette Travelodge: 1101 Pinhook Rd. (Highway 90 East) In the Oil Center. Shopping, Petroleum Club and Bank all within one block. Two blocks from the Municipal Auditorium. 62 Units- Heated pool- Central Air Conditioning & Heating- Television- Spacious Parking- Restaurant & Barber Shop on Premises- Lounge Across the Street- Baby Cribs- Telephones with Message Light- Free Coffee.
And here's a beauty from the 1940's. The College of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau.