Broadside advertising the opening of the Continental Hotel in Pensacola, 1875

Broadside advertising the opening of the Continental Hotel in Pensacola, 1875

Transcript

Continental Hotel Palafox Avenue Pensacola, Fla. It is with pleasure that we announce to the traveling public that Pensacola now boasts of her long needed First Class Hotel. The location of this desirable house is central, being but a short distance from the Railroad Depot, and within ten minute walk of the most beautiful Bay (Pensacola Bay) on this continent. It has been newly furnished in elegant style throughout, the rooms being large and airy. Its organization in all its departments being complete. The table is supplied at all times with the best the northern and home markets afford. Special inducements offered to parties desiring first class board for the Spring and Summer. There is a first-class News Room, supplied with daily and weekly papers, periodicals, etc. A delightful grove of Live Oak, Maple and Orange trees, with extensive lawn for croquet and other out-door sports is adjoining the Hotel. Particular attention will be given to letters and telegrams requesting that rooms be reserved; in fact, under the present management, all that extended experience and determination to please and more than satisfy all guests can do, will be done to render the "Continental Hotel" the favorite resort of the North, West and East. Carriages provided to convey guests to and from Railroad Depot and Steamboat Landing. H.E. Palmer, Proprietor Pensacola, Fla., Dec. 1, 1875 R.W. Myers, Manager.

Source

State Library of Florida: Florida Collection, BR0034

Description

It is with pleasure that we announce to the traveling public that Pensacola now boasts of her long needed First Class Hotel''