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Can you name any of the people?
Bill Manson is in the middle

Can you name the location?
McDonald's in North Adams


Can you name any of the people?
John Delia is on the left. John was the day manager when McDonald's opened in 1967. I was one of the original employees there.


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Oops! I got ahead of myself. The year was 1979. Mike Kirby Original Employee


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Oops! I got ahead of myself. The year was 1969. Mike Kirby Original Employee


Can you name any of the people?
guy on the right is a Norcross? hey mike kirby i didnt know u worked at macs?


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Billy Manson in middle. Bill Conners on right


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I PUT UP ALL OF THE SIGNS. STEPHEN W. PATRYN


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i'M A FORMER n. a. RESIDENT AND RECALL THIS ON A DRIVE THROUGH. i ALSO RECAL THE FIRST mCdONALDS IN WEST SPRINGFIELD ON RIVEWRDALE RD., RTE #5. BUILT ON OWNERS LAND, A WIDOW, COST OF FRANCHISE WAS AROUND $55,000. SHE WAS MOGHTY WORRIED ABOUT HER INVESTMENT, BUT, HAD A FULL PLUS RETURN THE FIRST SUMMER. THE COST NOW DAYS RUN OVER $500,000.


What was the Year?
1967

What was the Season?
summer

Can you name any of the people?
John Delia on left

Can you name the location?
McDonalds on Union St

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This was a brand new Mcdonalds with indoor seating. It was owened by Sid Zukerman(?). I worked there from the first day they opened until 1971. Hard work but had a lot of fun....Hey Al Caprone....Ya still there? Bob G.


Can you name any of the people?
Bill Manson

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The Mansons used to live up on Central Ave. Great neighbors, great family hope all is well with there 2 daughters Cheryl and Lynn. I especially remember their pet dog "Dump". He used to follows us as kids on our bicycles to all the beaver dams in Vermont fishing.DGF


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