Tribute page to Henry "Hank" Schroeder - more info to come.
Above is Owner Hank Schroeder accepting a throphy from Area Supervisor Bob Wright - 1961
Opened in 1960, now operates as "Schroeder's" Danville Illinois.
Guy beside Mr. Schroeder appears in both store pictures... ?
Above is Bud Lough, Frank Thomas Jr, Bob Wildman, and Hank Schroeder - June 1962 Franchisee Meeting I am guessing.
Above, Sales Award Trophy given to Hank Schroeder by Bob Wright - 1963
Notice the new style paper hats, ties, patches on shirts and the remodeled store already by 1963.
New style light globes are hanging too !
Burger Chef was 5 years old by now and really moving, there were close to 400 stores by this time.
I believe this is the same store pictured above.
Above was taken at an Indianapolis Regional Conference 1963
Mr. Schroeder had more than one store in IL? I will work on more info to add ?
I wanted to get these pictures posted, I have had them since last Fall...
Schroeder's Today with the Original lower sign parts.