From the Hilltop menu, “Tanya, a mother of eight, brings 39 years of experience to the table every day, and her daughter, Terri, has a 25-year career in the restaurant business. Together, they make you visit to The Hilltop Restaurant the best, most down-home part of your day.”
Former Village Historian Pat Blackler once said to me, “Oh, Bill Hecht, he finds things nobody’s ever seen.” And he shares them. Here are two of his recent discoveries. I get cold just looking at them.
Testimony to the international scope of the Skaneateles teasel industry, this 1891 postal cover, sent to Dresden, Germany, is up for sale on eBay.
Postcard photo by G.W. Scott of Rochester, N.Y. “Golfing at Skaneateles Country Club. One of the large variety of summer sports available in this pretty eastern gateway to the Finger Lakes. The Country Club also sponsors many sailing regattas annually.” Bonus points for identifying the foursome and the hole.