I just love these pictures and the memories of the places now gone. Would you happen to have a picture of Shirley’s Dining Room. Thit had to be one of my top three breakfast restaurants. I can still remember, in detail what I had to eat the last time that I was there.
Oh, Shirley’s! That was one of my faves. I especially remember the wonderful toast made from big loaves of Shirley’s bread. I did have pictures of it, but they were black-and-white. I haven’t yet excavated beyond transparencies to negatives….
Here is the late Lou Mitchell, offering arriving guests a bon bon:
…and here is Jane and an unidentified New Orleanean outside of the legendary Buster Holmes Restaurant, where red beans and rice ruled: