Joined: Oct 01, 2003
From: Columbus, Ohiya
|Posted: 2003-12-31 07:25 am  Permalink|
On 2003-12-30 06:50, Johnny Dollar wrote:
On 2003-12-29 20:53, Basement Kahuna wrote:
How about a Polynesian ski resort! The back of the interior card begins "Tan-Tar-A Resort, Osage Beach, Missouri..."
[ This Message was edited by: Basement Kahuna on 2003-12-29 20:55 ]
hey BK, I have a matchbook from "Tan-Tar-A" it was/is a Mariott establishment if i recall. i will try and scan and post if you want...
whoop, there it is:
apparently it is/was a "sparkling playground..."
***breaking news*** it looks like the establishment still exists http://www.tan-tar-a.com
"bear" (har) in mind that this is the part of the country that the Waltons came from. based on the photo below of the " black bear lodge," they may have de-polynesed it in favor of adirondack flavour:
such is the nature of the fickle marketplace. if you squint your eyes enuf, tho, it looks tiki.
[ This Message was edited by: Johnny Dollar on 2003-12-31 07:46 ]