Burger Chef Memories

below, Terre Haute, Indiana - 1962,  poss bc # 63, 1717 So. 3rd

below, Same as above, Dale Hopewell - Manger; Maynard McGregor - Owner; and Bob Wright, Area Supervisor

Thanks to Dale and Betty Hopewell for all the B & W photos.

Above, Bob Wright and unkn employees accepting a trophy - 1962 or 63.


Above, Sept 1968 bc newsletter.

Below, Granite City Illinois - 1962 bc newsletter.

Below, bc newsletter, Little Chef introduced in 1962.



























Below, Art from 1964, depicting walk-up service.


Miss America 1963 - Jacquelyn (Jackie) Mayer - of Sandusky, Ohio      Burger Chef presented her with a "Gold Card"

                      below right - store located 302 W. Perkins Ave, Sandusky, OHIO


Below is President Frank Thomas and local Franchise Owner Joseph G. Brennan, presenting Miss Mayer with her

"gold" free meals for life card - 1963.  Sandusky, Ohio


Below, Early 60's bc from Texas, either Beaumont or Dallas.

I googled "Thorpe Products" to come up with this as the best location, any info on this location, would be welcomed.       : )


below - Junior Achievment - Indianapolis - 1967 with Burger Chef President Frank Thomas

L to R is Bob Stickler, Louvanda Carter, Frank Thomas, Ron Shaw, Susan Perryman and Steve Hill.

Fall 1967 Indaniapolis, Indiana.  Photo Dale Hopewell


Below - President Frank Thomas and Franchise Owner Authur (Art) Dolan - Presenting the keys to

12 y/o Danny Hallenback.  Pictured in front of store located 800 S. Brown Street, Jackson, Michigan.

Contest to name the little chef, Fall 1962.
























 above, New 1963 Chev Corvair Monza Coupe.



   Western Division Area Holloween 1968


                                Above, Manager Ron Baker                                                              Above, Manager Frankie Pennington


                                Below is Manager G.P. Cline

















  Lebanon, Indiana

  Sept 1968 bc newsletter


  *notice bird house hanging




















    Nov 1968 bc newsletter

    Parkersburg, WV




   Notice two different patches.












   below, Burger Chef - Home Office - Indianapolis Sept 1986 bc newsletter


















   Scottsboro AL - May 1968                                                                   pic from John Paradsie


  Below is a slide from Wisconsin Dells, WI in July 1969, bought on eBay

 This is a classic 1967 buildt bc...