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1970s: Signs of the Times

1970s BC Ferries menu cover1970s BC Ferries menu
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BC Ferries in the 1970s served rich, steaming clam chowder to customers for 55 cents. You could get a coffee to go with it for 15 cents. Jellied fruit for dessert, anyone? 35 cents.
Menu circa 1970
Menu courtesy of Nanaimo Community Archives


 

1970 Diner's Rendezvous postcard
The Diner's Rendez-Vous, circa 1970
Postcard image courtesy of Nanaimo Community Archives


 

1976 calculator ad
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1976 Daily Queen burger ad
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1976 groceries
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1976 KFC
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1976 Little John Discount Store ad
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1976 Pop Shoppe ad for shrimp
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