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Catalog Number 13373-37
Title Matchbook; Louie's Restaurant, Columbus, NE
Object Name Matchbook
Description Red matchbook with gold printing. "Louie's" is presented at the top. Below, "Excellent food! Cocktail lounge! Highway 30 at 26th ave. Columbus, Nebraska."

The reverse image is presented horizontally. "Air conditioned" is proudly advertised along the top. There is an image of the Louie's building with the additional incentive of "plenty of parking" printed below. The top fold claims the hours of "11 A.M. to 1 A.M."

Inside the words are printed in white. Another image of the Louie's sign is presented. Below Louie's welcomes "Parties, Weddings, Business Luncheons."
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1990
Material Cardboard/Paper/Ink
Made United States
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Platte), Columbus
Inscription Text Universal Match, Kansas City
Used USA: Nebraska (Platte), Columbus
Height (in) 3.813
Length (in) 1.5
Columbus (Neb.)
History Louie's was a restaurant in Columbus, Nebraska. Guests could dine in either the Fireside dining room or the Caribbean cocktail lounge.
Credit line The Family of Lois L. Westfall
Collection Lois L. Westfall