Tuesday, April 23, 2013

The way it was

I lived here from 1965 till 1985 and moved to Deerfield Beach.
It is a fabulous island of Deco Hotels.
Miami Beach  women saved them.
It is the only strip of Deco buildings in the world.
They are all on South Beach.

My house was on Palm Island the Cruseship's were
 across  the cause way going to south beach.

I saw this and my head started to spin. My House below.
Who would have thought. It's called Foresight I guess.















This is the entrance bridge,
when I was there the post lights were antique.
They have made changes
that are very cold and modern.

this is entrance on  the Island it had a Guard on duty.
















The tennis courts were to the left of the Guard Gate.

Before the Tennis Courts, there was an old Club
there, I heard stories of the glamour it had.
I got inside once before they tore it down.


This was our home it just sold for
$2,400,000.00 I am in Shock.
I only owed $28,000 when I
got my Divorce. My Heart is broken,
who would have dreamed.


my neighbors were EM Lowe estate
Anheuser Bush estate and Al Capone's
house below with pool in back.
A few famous people not mentioned.









1940's
it was a wild place.





Then  there's the stone crabs,Yeah!!!!
Can't get them in Maine. Boy I miss them





They are wonderful.


This was the way it looked
in the 70's.
at the tip of south Beach

JOE'S
This is the way it was

Posted by Yvonne @ La Petite Gallery
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