Throwback Thursday. Cruisin’ the Mel-O-Dee


This photo from sometime around the mid-1960s is of the Mel-O-Dee Drive-In Restaurant; we’re told it was where Frisch’s is currently located on Rombach Avenue. Note the Sohio gas truck and the UDF store on the left. Can you tell us any stories about the Mel-O-Dee? And car enthusiasts, take a crack at identifying the ones in this photo. Share your info with us at info@wnewsj.com.

This photo from sometime around the mid-1960s is of the Mel-O-Dee Drive-In Restaurant; we’re told it was where Frisch’s is currently located on Rombach Avenue. Note the Sohio gas truck and the UDF store on the left. Can you tell us any stories about the Mel-O-Dee? And car enthusiasts, take a crack at identifying the ones in this photo. Share your info with us at info@wnewsj.com.


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This photo from sometime around the mid-1960s is of the Mel-O-Dee Drive-In Restaurant; we’re told it was where Frisch’s is currently located on Rombach Avenue. Note the Sohio gas truck and the UDF store on the left. Can you tell us any stories about the Mel-O-Dee? And car enthusiasts, take a crack at identifying the ones in this photo. Share your info with us at info@wnewsj.com.

This photo from sometime around the mid-1960s is of the Mel-O-Dee Drive-In Restaurant; we’re told it was where Frisch’s is currently located on Rombach Avenue. Note the Sohio gas truck and the UDF store on the left. Can you tell us any stories about the Mel-O-Dee? And car enthusiasts, take a crack at identifying the ones in this photo. Share your info with us at info@wnewsj.com.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/10/web1_MelODee.jpgThis photo from sometime around the mid-1960s is of the Mel-O-Dee Drive-In Restaurant; we’re told it was where Frisch’s is currently located on Rombach Avenue. Note the Sohio gas truck and the UDF store on the left. Can you tell us any stories about the Mel-O-Dee? And car enthusiasts, take a crack at identifying the ones in this photo. Share your info with us at info@wnewsj.com. News Journal file photo