Breathtaking Bargains and Jukebox Favourites at The Falcon on Highway 7


Everyone loved this 1963 picture from the Carleton Place and Beckwith Heritage Museum’s Facebook page


I found ads this week from the old Carleton Place Canadian file at the museum.


Some of the owners were: Dan Fallack–The Bakers and Erma Rathwell McCumber was the second to last owner. They had the best burgers at 2:30am after The Missisippi Hotel closed. Well, “I Heard it Through the Grapevine”.



About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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