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Susan Sargeant Interview - July 6, 2010
Oral history interview with Susan Sargeant, retired teacher and long time Orlando resident conducted by Orange County Library librarian Charlie Hoeck. LISTEN (22:22) [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/susan_sargeant_int ... Read more
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Tony Winslow Interview - July 12, 2010
Oral history interview with Tony Winslow, entrepreneur and Orlando native conducted by Orange County Library librarian Charlie Hoeck on July 12, 2010. Tony tells about his ancestors who arrived in Florida before 1900. His grandparents had a daily farm ... Read more
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Interview with Mike Worrell and Charlie Hoeck
Listen to segments of an oral history interview with Mike Worrell and Charlie Hoeck, long time employees of the Orange County Library System, conducted by Nick Martinolich on October 21, 2009. The two discuss the history of the library and the ever changi ... Read more
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Ronnie's Restaurant
As remembered by L. O'Connor, age 55 January 21, 2009. Ronnie's Restaurant How enjoyable it was to visit this unique establishment near Colonial Plaza in the 60's and 70's.  The design and decor was a throwback to the 50's.  There was a restaurant on ... Read more
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Favorite Restaurants
Do you remember Gary's Duck Inn, Chastains, Meiner's Barbecue, Ronnie's, Gabriel's subs, Rossi's Pizzeria, Lee's Lakeside, the luncheon counters at McCrory's Downtown and in the Winter Park Mall? Share your memories in the comments below.   RO ... Read more
Places
Ronnie's Restaurant
Ronnie's Restaurant Newcomers to Orlando keep hearing about this fabulous place, Ronnie's.  Tell us more about it - why was it your favorite place to go? What was the best thing on the menu? ABOVE: Menu cover circa 1994, Ronnies Restaurant at Colonia ... Read more