Florida Signs (page 4)

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Brahman Lounge
& Liquors
Tampa, FL
Moon Light Drive-in
Titusville, FL
Titusville, FL
Titusville, FL
The Brahman Lounge & Liquors sign appears to be from the 1950s. This photo is from 2009. The sign was repainted white and red around 2016. The plastic bull panel remains intact. [map]

The Moon Light Drive-in has been around since 1964. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The Hotpoint Appliances sign hunt above the Stickee Surf Shop when this photo was taken in 2009. The building was vacant in 2015 but the sign was still there. For more, see this website. [map]

The Sherwin-Williams Paint sign hangs above a dance studio. There was originally a hardware store here. For more, see this website. [map]

More Tampa Signs:
ABC Autos
Agliano & Sons Fish Market [gone]
Alpine Liquor [map]
Bond Auto Sales [map]
El Rancho Motel Court [vintage; gone]
Village Motel [map]
White House Apartment Motel [gone]

More Titusville Signs:
American Police Hall of Fame [vintage; gone]
Wade's Motor Inn

Sea Jay Motel
Treasure Island, FL
Beach Resort Hotel
Treasure Island, FL
Queen's Lodge Motel & Apartments
West Palm Beach, FL
I believe the Sea Jay Motel was built in the 1950s. [map]

The Thunderbird Beach Resort Hotel was built in 1957. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, 3, and 4. [map]

The Queen's Lodge Motel & Apartments was established in 1972. The motel and this sign look older than that so it was probably another business/name before that. [map]

More West Palm Beach Signs:
Evernia Hotel [map]
Hall Hardware [map]
Palm Beach Kennel Club [map]

Vero Beach Signs:
Landmark Motor Lodge [vintage; gone]

Andy's Drive-in
Winter Haven, FL
Skycraft Surplus
Winter Park, FL
Andy's Drive-in opened in 1951 as a Dairy Queen. It is officially known as Andy's Drive-In Restaurant and Igloo. The "igloo" is the ice cream take-out window on the side of the building. [map]

Skycraft Surplus opened in the mid-1970s and features this UFO over the entrance. There are also two rockets mounted on the exterior wall. The store sells electronic parts, electrical supplies, hardware, and other stuff. In 2019, it was announced that the store would be moving nearby and that the UFO and rockets are not permitted to move to the new location. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

Holler Chevrolet
Winter Park, FL
These photos of the Holler Chevrolet signs were taken in 2009. By 2011, the blade and OK signs (above right) at the previous location were gone. The larger sign has been adapted. The neon "Chevrolet" panel was replaced with a plastic panel reading "Driver's Mart." The smaller panels below it were replaced. For more, see this website. [third and fourth photos thanks Tom Fawls] [map]

Furniture [gone]
Ybor City, FL
Badcock Furniture first opened in Mulberry, FL and now has over 300 locations in the Southeast. However, this location and sign are now gone. A similar sign existed in Fairmont, NC.

More Florida Signs:
Apopka Plaza (Apopka) [map]
GE Appliances (Clewiston) [gone]
Mike Erdman's Truck Exchange (Cocoa) [map]
Inglis Motel (Inglis) [gone]
A&B Lobster House (Key West) [map]
El Patio Motel (Key West)
Key Lodge Motel (now Orchid Key Inn) (Key West) [map]
Southern Cross Hotel (now Saint Hotel) (Key West) [map]
Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club: 1, 2 (Longwood) [map]
Waffle Iron (Marianna) [gone]
Ping Pong Motel (Merritt Island) [vintage; gone]
former Caribbean Gardens sign (Naples)
former Nelson's Jewelers (Palatka) [map]
Bottle Stopper Lounge (Panama City) [gone]
Quality Cars (Panama City) [gone]
Holiday Hotel (Pierce Beach) [vintage; gone]
Harvey's Groves (Rockledge) [map]
Ten Pin Lanes (South Pasadena) [map]
Hellas Restaurant (Tarpon Springs) [map]
Souvenir World (Wildwood) [gone]
Dickson's Appliances (Winter Garden) [map]

Rexall Drug Stores (various cities)

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