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Popular Wayside Restaurant Temporary Closed Announcement

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Title

Popular Wayside Restaurant Temporary Closed Announcement

Description

Wayside Restaurant announced temporarily closure of this ever-busy, popular restaurant between Barre & Montpelier. Announcement includes historical reference to 1918 flu pandemic: "The Wayside's founding mother, Effie Ballou successfully navigated the stormy waters of the Spanish Flue pandemic in 1918. Karen and I will do the same this year with the Coronavirus."
Location: Berlin-Montpelier Municipal Border,Barre-Montpelier Road; US Route 302
Camera: Apple iPhone SE

Creator

Fred Pond

Date

March 16, 2020

Contributor

Fred Pond

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Citation

Fred Pond, “Popular Wayside Restaurant Temporary Closed Announcement,” COVID-19 Archive, accessed July 12, 2024, https://covid-19.digitalvermont.org/items/show/82.