Ann Arbor Observer, August 1976

Publisher: 
Ann Arbor Publishing Company
Month: 
August
Year: 
1976

The following articles appeared in the August 1976 issue of the Ann Arbor Observer:

  • The AATA Parking Study Is Completed [Update], page 2
  • Subjects:

    • Parking
    • Parking Structures
    • Mass Transit
    • Ann Arbor - City Planning

    Keywords:

    • Carol Sullivan
    • Denise Griffin
    • Ann Arbor Tomorrow


  • The White Wing Is Back [Update], page 2
  • Subjects:

    • Cleaning Services - Miscellaneous
    • Streets & Roads

    Keywords:

    • Jessie Kozart


  • Mayor's Committee Ponders How to Finance Carport Repairs [Update], page 2
  • Subjects:

    • Parking Structures
    • Ann Arbor - City Planning
    • Ann Arbor - Budget

    Keywords:

    • Albert Wheeler


  • The New Earle Is Finally Off The Ground [Update], page 2
  • Subjects:

    • Buildings & Construction
    • Hotels & Motels
    • Restaurants
    • Nightclubs

    Keywords:

    • Earle Hotel
    • Rick Burgess
    • Ernie Harburg
    • Dave Rock
    • Dennis Webster
    • Sixteen Hands
    • Koning Construction Co.


  • The City Market Will Be Studied; Major Policy Decisions Will Come [Update], page 2
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor Farmers Market
    • Kerrytown
    • Business Development Groups & Associations
    • Ann Arbor - City Planning

    Keywords:

    • Feasibility Research Group
    • Gottlob Luick
    • Gerald Rees


  • The Salvation Army Is Leaving Downtown [Update], page 3
  • Subjects:

    • Salvation Army
    • Historic Buildings
    • Building & Construction

    Keywords:

    • William Booth
    • Harold Crowell


  • The County Considers Where to Build Next [Update], page 3
  • Subjects:

    • Building & Construction
    • Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners
    • Courts - Washtenaw County
    • Washtenaw County - Government

    Keywords:

    • Elmore Fowlie
    • Greyhound Bus Depot
    • Richard Walterhouse
    • Physical Plant Committee


  • Planning Development Examines Central Neighborhoods [Update], page 4
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - City Planning
    • Neighborhoods

    Keywords:

    • Carol Jones
    • Nelson Meade
    • Dick Black
    • Martin Overhiser
    • Marc Reuter


  • Rental Housing Inspections Will Increase [Update], page 4
  • Subjects:

    • Inspections
    • Housing

    Keywords:

    • William Boatwright
    • Raymond Peterson


  • The Arcade Post Office Has Perhaps Been Saved [Update], page 4
  • Subjects:

    • Nickels Arcade
    • U.S. Postal Service

    Keywords:

    • Richard Schneeberger


  • Another Gas Station Is Recycled [Update], page 5
  • Subjects:

    • Gas Stations
    • Remodeling & Renovation

    Keywords:

    • David Saffer
    • Old Brick Quality Refinishing
    • Arbor A, inc.
    • Dick Russel
    • Yankee Trader Antiques


  • Ann Arbor's Oldest Commercial Is Still In Use [Update], page 5
  • Subjects:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History

    Keywords:

    • St. Vincent De Paul Society
    • Anson Brown
    • Grace Colvin
    • Thomas S. Colvin, Jr.
    • Ann Arbor Bedding Co.
    • Evelyn Sells


  • Tin Ceilings Are In Again [Feature], by Pauline Saliga, page 6
  • Subjects:

    • Architecture
    • Bars
    • Local History
    • Historic Preservation
    • Historic Buildings

    Keywords:

    • Kiddie-Land
    • Mr. Flood's Party
    • Old Town Bar
    • Quarry Photo
    • Del Rio Bar
    • Engler, Meier & Justus, Inc.
    • Abbington Ceiling Co.


  • Mr. Wetherbee's Boyhood - When Life Was Simple and Hard [Local History], by Herbert T. Weatherbee, page 7
  • Subjects:

    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • Authors
    • Biography
    • Historic Buildings

    Keywords:

    • Herbert T. Weatherbee
    • Joe Blackburn
    • Joe Burns
    • Leo Kopff
    • Frank Kopff
    • University Hall
    • Henry Exinger
    • Hugh Shields
    • Michigan Central Depot
    • Mattie Newman
    • Christy Carey
    • Gus Waidelich
    • Adolph Diehl
    • George Spathelf


  • Dick Ahern: Home Is a Vast Studio [Focus: Living Downtown], page 8
  • Subjects:

    • Architects
    • University of Michigan - Students
    • Architecture
    • Downtown Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Dick Ahern
    • Dooley's
    • Second Chance


  • Marty Schlenker: Continuing a 70-Year-Old Tradition [Focus: Living Downtown], page 8
  • Subjects:

    • Local History
    • Historic Buildings
    • Downtown Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Marty Schlenker
    • Chris Schlenker
    • Jerry Schlenker
    • Schlenker Hardware


  • Carolyn Arcure: City Life Offers More Options [Focus: Living Downtown], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Downtown Ann Arbor
    • Historic Buildings

    Keywords:

    • Carolyn Arcure
    • Joe Arcure
    • Rider's Hobby
    • People's Food Co-op
    • West Side Book Shop


  • Frank Misplon: The World from the 26th Floor [Focus: Living Downtown], page 9
  • Subjects:

    • Downtown Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Frank Misplon
    • Training Development Associates
    • West Side Book Shop
    • Tower Plaza
    • Dundee Cement
    • Monroe Atomic Energy Plant
    • Frank's Restaurant
    • White's Market


  • Cheap Loans Are Now Available For Storefront Renovations [Streetscape], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • Remodeling & Renovation

    Keywords:

    • Schlenker Hardware
    • Guy Larcom
    • Ann Arbor Tomorrow
    • Ann Arbor Development Council


  • The Packard-Arch Park Needs a Construction Boss To Be Completed [Streetscape], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • Parks - Ann Arbor
    • Construction

    Keywords:

    • Dale Sass
    • Johnson, Johnson & Roy
    • Clint Smith
    • Jaycees


  • A Downtown Alley May Come Alive [Streetscape], page 10
  • Subjects:

    • Streets & Roads
    • Construction
    • Downtown Ann Arbor

    Keywords:

    • Dannon Yogurt
    • Huron Valley National Bank
    • Ann Arbor Tomorrow Restoration Committee
    • Bonnie DeLoof
    • Fischer Hardware
    • Metzger's German Restaurant
    • Bill Conlin
    • City Center Building
    • Bob Butler
    • Estelle Schneider
    • John Rozsypal
    • Hobbs & Black


  • Historic Neighbors Get Fresh Paint [Streetscape], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Historic Buildings
    • Historic Preservation
    • Painting

    Keywords:

    • Bennett-Kempf House
    • Henry Bennett
    • Noble House
    • Alfred Noble
    • Harold Lueck
    • Anton Eisele


  • Doorway Details Make a Difference [Streetscape], page 11
  • Subjects:

    • Painting
    • Graphic Design

    Keywords:

    • Graphic Expression
    • Ben Snidecor


  • Part One: Albert Wheeler Remembers [Perspective], page 12
  • Subjects:

    • Ann Arbor - Mayor
    • Ann Arbor City Council
    • Civil Rights
    • Civic Leaders
    • Activists
    • African-Americans
    • Local History
    • Ann Arbor - History
    • University of Michigan - Racism
    • University of Michigan - Alumnus
    • University of Michigan - Faculty & Staff
    • Discrimination

    Keywords:

    • Albert Wheeler
    • Lincoln College
    • Sylvester Murray


  • Ann Arbor's First Book Fair [Culture], page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Books - Wholesalers & Distributors
    • Bookstores
    • Fairs & Festivals
    • Books & Reading

    Keywords:

    • Ellen Fink
    • Academy Bookbindery
    • Charing Cross
    • West Side Book Shop
    • American Library Association
    • Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair


  • Asleep at the Wheel: Two Days In Ann Arbor [Culture], page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Bands
    • Concerts
    • Music - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Asleep at the Wheel
    • Second Chance
    • Ann Arbor Inn
    • Ray Benson
    • Fleetwood Diner
    • Chris O'Connell
    • Andy Stein


  • The Medieval Festival is a Summertime Treat [Culture], page 14
  • Subjects:

    • Fairs & Festivals

    Keywords:

    • Sheri Stein
    • David Bernstein
    • Thomas Taylor
    • Interlochen Collegia Musica
    • University of Michigan - School of Music


  • Munich Graphics at Museum [Culture], page 15
  • Subjects:

    • University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)
    • Art & Artists
    • Art - Reviews

    Keywords:

    • Edvard Munch
    • Dorothy Foltz-Gray
    • Munch Museum
    • Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service


  • A Visit With the Pickle Packers [Food & Drink], page 15
  • Subjects:

    • Kerrytown
    • Food - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Leonard Dennison
    • Ruby Dennison
    • Pickleman the Pickle Packer
    • Vaudeville Deli


  • Gobel's Snappy Service Is Becoming the Central Cafe [Food & Drink], page 16
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Architecture

    Keywords:

    • Gobel's Snappy Service
    • The Central Cafe
    • Elks Club
    • Craig Pepple
    • Raul Perdomo
    • Gobel Hadley
    • Mr. Flood's Party
    • Tony Veit


  • Truman Tibbals' Business Trip [Food & Drink], page 16
  • Subjects:

    • Restaurants
    • Food - Retail

    Keywords:

    • Truman Tibbals
    • Drake's Sandwich Shop
    • National Fancy Food and Confection Show
    • M-Burger
    • Merkens Chocolate Co.