Another View of Britling's Cafeteria on Union

Britling's had two locations downtown; here's a rare view of one of them.




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They gave away a set of Team Memphis Chicks baseball cards back in the late 70's to commemorate their return to professional baseball after a long absence.

Shawn T. 182 days ago

Telex Hearing Center

I found a picture online that shows the storefront between Britling's and the Loew's was a Telex Hearing Center. It apparently sold hearing aids.

F. Grant Whittle more than 1 year ago


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