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    I can remember growing up in Pineville, Louisiana and going across the Red River to Alexandria where we would go to the A&W Root Beer place in our 1949 Packard. How could we ever forget those i...
    April 19, 2009

    Drive-ins with the tray on the window. Miss that tray on the window! Brings back memories! ~

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    • Micheola Geigel

      drive - in restaurants with carhops. Mom used to take us to Sydney's Drive-In in Woflin Village in Amarillo when we were kids in the fifties. Dad would take us to A Rootbeer stand for root beer floats. And this is why I go to Sonic as often as possible!

    • Paula Kopp

      A & W Driveins. These were our "drive thru's". You could still go inside and order and turn on the juke box for music. l950-60's. Fun era to live in. :) Rootbeer floats the best. I can taste the hamburgers right now also!!!! with onion!!!

    • Monica Rowland

      I remember going to the A&W for a Baby Burger and Root Beer Float in the 70's....rolling around in the back of the station wagon with my brother & sister. Sometimes Mom would get Dad to buy a jug of Root Beer to take home. We'd chug it right from the bottle. Good Times!!

    • Peggy Kunkel

      A&W ...root beer float..yum we used to go the drive in root beer stand and the waitress would bring the order and put it on the car just like this

    • Maitri Libellule

      At the Drive-In by Dusty_73, via Flickr Carhops took your order at your car then brought it to you on a tray like this that hung on your car window. I LOVED these. Those were the days... sigh... and those A Root Beer Floats!

    • Denise Kenyon

      A&W ...root beer float..yum ours was outside a drive in movie. They were the best hamburgers!! Still remember them

    • Betty Scott-Kneedler

      A & W...was a car hop in the early 60's in Kittery Maine...loved the tips

    • Lisa Hopkins

      A&W root beer float is the best. Just ask this former car hop. ♡

    • Shary Bennett

      A Drive Inn.. Car Hop Service and 50's

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