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teds_sprfld_mo Ted's Motor Court, 3 miles east of Springfield, Mo., touting whites_cy_mtr_ct White's City Motor Court. Twenty miles west of Springfield would've placed it near Paris Springs or Spencer. millers_develbo Miller's Market, Devil's Elbow, Missouri. Although the ownership has changed, this building still houses the post office to this day. diamonds2 The Diamonds Restaurant, Villa Ridge, Missouri. lapuerta_abq La Puerta Lodge, Albuquerque, New Mexico. meramec These grape-cluster-like features are in the aptly named Wine Room, Meramec Caverns, Missouri. texas_ann_abq Texas Ann Motel, Albuquerque, New Mexico. green_spot_vvl Green Spot Motel, Victorville, California. rocket_mtl_joplin The Rocket Motel served motorists in Joplin, Missouri. rolla_rancho Rolla Rancho Motel, Rolla, Missouri. whiting_holbrk The Whiting chain was once widespread along the western portion of Route 66. This example was in Holbrook, Arizona. harvey_map Postcard map of some of the western Harvey House Hotels. According to the card's instructions, the sender is to mark with an de_anza3 De Anza Motor Lodge, Albuquerque, New Mexico--at the time, a member of both AAA and Best Western. kaibab_wms Kaibab Motor Lodge, Williams, Arizona. The kaibab is a tree indigenous to the area. hollon_mtl2_barst Hollon Motel, Barstow, California. fishers_pasad Fisher's Restaurant, Pasadena, California.