US restaurant/hotel founder, who died this date in 1972.
Yes, Virginia, there is still a Howard Johnson's!
Click on the link to see the video courtesy of Croton's own Tom Faranda's Folly: http://bit.ly/28IUnPu
Click on the photo to see an ad from the 1950's.
READ MORE HERE https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Johnson%27s