Motels and Auto Courts


Grand Plaza Motel
Grand Plaza Motel – Southwest Louisiana’s Finest – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by Brogan Adv. Co. Tyler, TX No. 13775F – Divided Back

Caption – Grand Plaza – 40 units Cafe – Highway 90 two miles west of Lake Charles. Owned by Robert Battaglia.

Grand Plaza Motel
Grand Plaza Motel – Southwest Louisiana’s Finest – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by Nationwide Advertising Specialty Co. – Divided Back

Caption – Grand Plaza – Highway 90 two miles west of Lake Charles. Owned by Robert Battaglia.

Forest Courts
Forest Courts West of – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by R. C. Shaul Chicago No. 1667N – Divided Back
Made by E. C. Kropp Co. Milwaukee

Caption – For a pleasant nights rest stop at Forest Courts. 14 units with private bath, clean and comfortable, innerspring mattresses. On U.S. 90 – 8 miles west of Lake Charles, La.

Crystal Courts
Crystal Courts – Lake Charles, LA
Dated 1949 – Published by MWM Aurora, Wis. No. 9883 – Divided Back

Caption – On Highway No. 90 Private Baths in all rooms. The South’s most modern tourist court.

Auto Courts
Auto Courts – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by Nationwide Advertising Specialty Co. – Divided Back

Caption – Southwest Louisiana’s Finest Tourist Court. One-mile-from-heart-of-town Highway 90 Lake Charles, La. Owned and operated by Frank and John Jr. Assunto.

Assunto's Auto Courts
Assunto’s Auto Courts – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by Nationwide Advertising Specialty Co. – Divided Back

Caption – Assunto’s Auto Courts Lake Charles finest. One mile from heart of town. On U.S. Highway 90 East Lake Charles, La. Owned and operated by Frank and John Jr. Assunto.

Assunto's Auto Courts
Assunto’s Auto Courts – Lake Charles, LA
Dated 1951 – Published by Brogan Adv. Co. Tyler, TX No. 13317 F – Divided Back

Caption – Assunto’s Auto Courts Lake Charles finest. One mile from heart of town. On U.S. Highway 90 East Lake Charles, La. 42 modern units. Owned and operated by Frank and John Jr. Assunto.

Buzzy's Courts and Cafe
Buzzy’s Courts and Cafe – Lake Charles, LA
Undated About 1940-1950 – Published by Brogan Adv. Co. Tyler, TX – Divided Back

Caption – Buzzy’s Courts and Cafe. Offers you the last word in high class accommodations, tile bath, telephone srvice, air conditioned, reasonable rates. Hwy. 90, 3 miles west Lake Charles, La. Phone 8368. Herbert Fuselier, Owner.