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Bev's Diner (Bone's Diner)

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Bone's Diner
c. 1938, 1950, Valentine Manufacturing Company. 10 E. Main St.

Seating all of ten customers on swivel stools, this Depression-era “portable steel sandwich shop” is one of the “little diners or dinettes” created in 1938 by the Valentine Company of Wichita, Kansas. It is also one of a vanishing species, and its place on Main Street in a town known the world over for the Greenbrier comes as a surprise to all but its regular customers.

Writing Credits

S. Allen Chambers Jr.


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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Bev's Diner (Bone's Diner)", [White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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