Saturday, May 23, 2009

Tropicana Special

Above, a photo I shot of a dancer at Havana's famed Tropicana Club.
Below, a 53-year-old Tropicana saucer on eBay. Starting bid: $9.95.

The eBay seller says Cubana Airlines began flying passengers from Miami to Havana as part of a "Tropicana Special" in 1956. The visitors returned to Miami at 4 a.m. the next day.

No comments: