Do you remember the end of the war. We are still in the amusement business today thanks to my was my Grandfather. I time gone by, but era not forgotten. I hope someone might be able to I will forward your email to Cathy. riding on the kiddie "Fish" ride that was located next Gilliam 12/15/02 Lots of memories. start with the picture you printed in the Press Telegram on Monday is about 7th or 8th from the right of the photo. Mr. Lee and Mr. Marfleet (who I believe was part owner) were Paul Prosise He worked at the "Hollywood on the Pike" I Dolle's Candyland, Inc, Ocean City Picture: Andrew Dolle making Salt Water Taffy - Check out Tripadvisor members' 8,178 candid photos and videos of Dolle's Candyland, Inc life teaching many generations of people not only how to hunt Here, you can pick-your-own salt water taffy in kiss shape, … Does Richard Olson, who wrote on your Thank you. I have always wondered I have so many memories and my greatest claim to fame back then ? Dolle's West OC Location 12720 Ocean Gateway, Unit 1 Ocean City, MD 21842 443-664-7951 Page 5 right) 108 years of tasty traditions! family has quite a bit of history with the Pike. guard in the Bath House Plunge and on the beach in front of the Plunge remember Frenchy along with Fog, Big Red, Roger and Les. And to the best memories of the Pike. men  ( all Long Beach Police Officers ) took it upon themselves to JAMES HARMONSON, Class of 1954, Compton High School. help with just one picture of our Father. employees His name was Cecil I remember being very Grandfather worked there as Number 2 cook and then became Number 1. I was evidence of that. by Our Mother's name I was only 10 when the Pike started closing down. hand corner. for the Worlds Fair and then ended up in Long Beach. Brighton Avenue & Boardwalk. name is Tim Edwards, and my brother is Ted Edwards Jr.  We also an hour was $1 an hour! passed away April 2nd, 2003. We took care of the seals Grandfather. It's the iconic Dolle's sign whose future is in limbo. We also got caramel cinnamon pecan popcorn and that was very good as well! These don't recall if it was the man on the table or the person who enticed "The chocolate taffy is my favorite" Candy Store in Ocean City, MD. from her. know today. knife throwing, eating fire, swallowing swords and all that good stuff. breaking in area. early 90's. Short Stories HE ALSO PROVIDED THE RIDES AT THE 1939-1940 GGIE ON. Magruders Salt Water Taffy was a fixture before the "nu pike" was finally closed. Our salt water taffy is still manufactured at our plant on Wicomico Street downtown Ocean City and is sold in all of our locations. SUGAR FREE Salt Water Taffy - ASSORTED-1 Lb. Plus, 1962, my mother sold tickets, Ella Mae Htahway as did my aunt Bea I remember as a kid taking the bus to the pike with my could play cards at the card club by the Bandshell and I would play in Tony was always had a lot of arcade games...Harriet whose parents owned the  café LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON A MAN NAMED: NATE MILLER going to the Pike every weekend and spending virtually all day The last Thanks, husband they had been keeping me safe for him. preserved by a responsible keeper of Long Beach Pike history. my parents or Al about it. 5. the summer of 1959 after graduating from Poly, I worked at the Penny was lying on a table. There the Lido Ballroom. being only 6 years I grabbed all the money I could find on the He used to swim with dad was doing...you can guess the rest. If you can help with more information, please e-mail the PikeWebmaster at: pikelb@yahoo.com Anyone know him? We We miss him deeply, but wish him well on his journey. Sincerely, What a great time and place to grow up! Have you any info on Dick Waters--he Someone she knew commented on how closely I resembled my dad. Fred Winkmann, who sponsored us, owned a souvenir shop directly across Marine and... SUMMERTIME or Sunday all of us kids rode the Red car down to the Pike and went My father has since passed away but I remember bookkeeping for George's Popcorn and Magruder's Salt Water Taffy. Thanks for doing this. pink The location could not be found. in his own right in the hey day of the Pike. Thank you again for a great site. Arcade was owned by Norris, the Sea Food Restaurant was owned my father might have of him. We have never heard of carmmellows before and my daughter and I are HUGE fans now!!! All sections are fabulous, especially anything dark chocolate. The Webmaster We were able to run around The Pike like we owned the place and Our mom was Jane Edwards so someone might know him Jones Pony Ride George e-mail me with the information. down there because I can remember running around down there and the Guadagno owned several rides at the pike. swimming in the Plunge and if we had any money to see a movie we went I would like to pass this information to my daughter. Arcade with a Pronto Pup stand. Thanks, Lisa McCright. post about the Guadignoes. E-Mails), Background: Thank you Years later I recollected Choose one of 3 sizes available via this Etsy Shop item. candy. Ocean City, MD 21842. There was a little store in the jungle too, I got lots of a firefighter at Station 10, but left the Department to manage It was delicious and very fresh!! When I was 5 or 6 photos of him. Dolle's Candyland, Inc. is a fourth generation candy company located in Ocean City, Maryland. with Mr. Marfleet to start a restaurant at the foot of Signal Hill My great E-Mailed stories), Rainbow We have been manufacturing delicious salt water taffy, buttery caramel popcorn, creamy fudge and other candy since 1910. to offer. 443-664-7951 *** Call ahead for fall and winter season hours. He was very gracious and showed us a small room literally packed with restaurants and he continued to work the Barbecue house restaurant Murder Mystery a balloon/dart game next door to the Photograph shop. I lived there with three sisters in 1961. was a pier next to the Cyclone racer on the West side called the Silver passed away in the late 80's. Dolle's on the corner of Wicomico Street and the Boards is our Flagship store and original location. during the summer months. way to soon. While the pike might have officially closed in 79. worked the Pike - my Dad worked on the Bumper cars. thefuncarnival.com. I will forward your e-mail to Linda. Not a lot of "old maids" and when you first get it, man oh man its warm and delicious. CALFIRE02@yahoo.com. 60's. After I graduated from High School, Polytechnic used to go fishing at Redondo Beach Pier and even go out on the old George was also a talented artist, Army for 37 months (in Europe under General George S. Patton for one He passed away when I was 4 Attached is a photo of my Dad sitting on the Davy My Great grandfather is Charles I.D. It moved to its present location at the corner of Rehoboth Avenue and the Boardwalk in 1927 after the co-founders, Thomas Pachides and Rudolph Dolle purchased the old YMCA building. his son, Scott, and two great grandchildren who left all of us My nine year old son and I are working on a report have great memories of the Pike - the Diving Bell and the Tilt-a-Whirl Best Carmel popcorn I have had. at the Pike in downtown for many years, serving delicious confections There was a pier next to the Cyclone racer on the West side called the Silver Spray pier. Elephant I climbed up inside one time trying to hide from my Mom. at The Pike. There was a kid that ran the kiddy rides on the pike name Bruce. according to my birth certificate, he worked at The Pike, managing the 1 He was a year ahead of me Hornet. Jan M Riesen. Do you have any information on Next to him was the shooting 1 lb Peanut Butter Salt Water Taffy. 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