Missouri Signs (page 2)

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Wagon Wheel Motel
Cuba, MO
The Wagon Wheel Motel opened in 1934 as the Wagon Wheel Cabins. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The neon sign was installed in the 1940s. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, 3, and 4.

Bob's Gasoline Alley [gone]
Cuba, MO
These signs are displayed at Bob's Gasoline Alley. Bob Mullen's collection of signs, advertising, gas pumps, toy John Deere tractors, soda machines and other stuff could be seen by appointment. Bob passed away in 2020 and the entire collection was auctioned off. For more, see this website.

Morgan's Furniture
Dexter, MO
Morgan's Furniture was established in 1933. Apparently, the neon rocking chair was animated originally. [map]

Randles Court
Eldon, MO
Randles Court opened around 1947 and these signs are from then. The complex was built in the 1930s as the Boots Cottage Court. It was owned by the brother of the man that opened Boots Court in Carthage, MO. In 2019, a tornado tore apart the pole sign. It was repaired and reinstalled in 2020. For more, see this website. [map]

Welcome sign
El Dorado Springs, MO
C&H Motel [gone]
El Dorado Springs, MO
Monterey Motel [gone]
Excelsior Springs, MO
The El Dorado Springs Welcome sign appears to be modern. [map]

The C&H Motel has been open since at least 1959. The sign was repainted around 2008. This photo is from 2010. By 2012, the sign had been replaced with a plastic box sign. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3.

The Monterey Motel sign probably had neon originally and the tubing holes were patched. The motel and sign were gone by 2021.

Keys Twin Bridge Cafe

Farris Truck Stop
Faucett, MO
A. Waldbart &
Sons Nursery
Florissant, MO
Elks Lodge
Hannibal, MO
The Farris Truck Stop incorporates an 18-wheeler into its sign on I-29. The sign has been here since 1976. For more, see this website. [map]

The Alex Waldbart & Sons Nursery was established in 1872. This sign is probably from the 1950s or so. For more, see this website. [map]

This Elks Lodge sign is probably from the 1950s. [map]

More Florissant:
Doozle's Frozen Custard [gone]
Stag Beer [map]

Shadow Rock Lodge

Barkovitz Men's Wear [map]

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