By Anthony Mitchell Sammarco
Howard Johnson created an orange-roofed empire of ice cream stands and eating places that stretched from Maine to Florida and all of the strategy to the West Coast. Popularly referred to as the "Father of the Franchise Industry," Johnson brought stable nutrition and costs that introduced appreciative buyers again for extra. the horny white Colonial Revival eating places, with attention-grabbing porcelain tile roofs, illuminated cupolas and sea blue shutters, have been defined in Reader's Digest in 1949 because the epitome of "eating locations that seem like New England city assembly homes dressed up for Sunday." Boston historian and writer Anthony M. Sammarco recounts how Howard Johnson brought twenty-eight flavors of ice cream, the "Tendersweet" clam strips, grilled frankforts and a menu of scrumptious and conventional meals that households eagerly loved once they traveled.
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