Recent Changes for "Milk Farm Restaurant Sign" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_SignRecent Changes of the page "Milk Farm Restaurant Sign" on Davis Wiki.en-us Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2011-05-13 15:39:58JabberWokkyPRTP,T <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] vie<span>wed</span> <span>headi</span>n<span>g</span> west<span>bound</span> o<span>n</span> <span>80</span>", 300, <span>lef</span>t, thumbnail)]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] <span>ho</span>v<span>ers over you as you r</span>i<span>d</span>e <span>o</span>n<span>&nbsp;I-80</span> west o<span>f</span> <span>Davis</span>", 300, <span>righ</span>t, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2011-05-13 15:38:53JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The westbound sign above demonstrates how it rests <span>right </span>in the offramp from ["I-80"]. </td> <td> <span>+ =====<br> + <br> +</span> The westbound sign above demonstrates how it rests in<span>side the curve of</span> the offramp from ["I-80"]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2011-05-13 15:38:29JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ = =</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The westbound sign above demonstrates how it rests right in the offramp from ["I-80"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2011-05-13 15:37:48JabberWokkyUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign?action=Files&do=view&target=MilkFarmSignWest.jpg">MilkFarmSignWest.jpg</a>.Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2011-05-13 15:37:25JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(MilkFarmSign.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading eastbound on I-80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + <br> + [[Image(MilkFarmSign.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading eastbound on I-80", 300, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(MilkFarmSignWest.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on I-80", 300, thumbnail)]]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2010-05-31 20:40:44DaliaComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2010-05-31 20:40:44'' [[nbsp]] I just found a dinner plate at a flea market with the Cow and Moon logo. Boy oh Boy was I thrilled! Our family had never had a meal there, but the sign was a milestone for us on our way up to Tahoe. When I read that people's lives were so intertwined with the sign, I could understand. I'm happy to have my own little piece in way of the plate. Any recent news about the sign would be appreciated. --["Users/Dalia"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2008-09-07 18:31:21JasonAllerPhoto to follow <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-03-19 13:17:12'' [[nbsp]] It was indeed a restaurant. When the restaurant was torn down, everyone protested because the sign had been such a landmark, so it was agreed that the sign would stay (though it's looking a big shopworn these days and it wouldn't surprise me if it was eventually taken down). I ate there once. Good place. Kind of an upscale Denny's quality. --["BevSykes"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-03-19 13:17:12'' [[nbsp]] It was indeed a restaurant. When the restaurant was torn down, everyone protested because the sign had been such a landmark, so it was agreed that the sign would stay (though it's looking a big shopworn these days and it wouldn't surprise me if it was eventually taken down). I ate there once. Good place. Kind of an upscale Denny's quality. --["<span>Users/</span>BevSykes"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-03-19 16:01:59'' [[nbsp]] I am fascinated that the restaurant had been there so long! It's a pity they tore it down. I look at the sign everytime I leave/return to Davis and have always wondered the story of the restaurant. Thanks for all the info! --["KayRide"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-03-19 16:01:59'' [[nbsp]] I am fascinated that the restaurant had been there so long! It's a pity they tore it down. I look at the sign everytime I leave/return to Davis and have always wondered the story of the restaurant. Thanks for all the info! --["<span>Users/</span>KayRide"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-10-19 16:00:26'' [[nbsp]] i used to go there when I was a kid. The restaurant had really yummy chocolate covered bananas. --["MyaBrn"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-10-19 16:00:26'' [[nbsp]] i used to go there when I was a kid. The restaurant had really yummy chocolate covered bananas. --["<span>Users/</span>MyaBrn"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-10-20 13:53:41'' [[nbsp]] My high school German teacher remembers having milkshakes there as a girl. She's in her 50's now. --["JudithTruman"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-10-20 13:53:41'' [[nbsp]] My high school German teacher remembers having milkshakes there as a girl. She's in her 50's now. --["<span>Users/</span>JudithTruman"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-10-20 16:34:34'' [[nbsp]] there's an orange sign hanging from the poles under "FARM" it looks vinyl, or like a construction sign. anyone know what it is? --["MichelleAccurso"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-10-20 16:34:34'' [[nbsp]] there's an orange sign hanging from the poles under "FARM" it looks vinyl, or like a construction sign. anyone know what it is? --["<span>Users/</span>MichelleAccurso"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-10-23 15:41:59'' [[nbsp]] The current owner has plans to build a new restaurant-cum-amusement venue there, but I don't recall the details. It was in either the Sacramento paper or the San Francisco one about six months ago. --["WendeFeller"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-10-23 15:41:59'' [[nbsp]] The current owner has plans to build a new restaurant-cum-amusement venue there, but I don't recall the details. It was in either the Sacramento paper or the San Francisco one about six months ago. --["<span>Users/</span>WendeFeller"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2008-09-07 18:29:08'' [[nbsp]] My brother has a tattoo of this sign on his chest. --["Users/JasonAller"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2008-08-01 23:52:43jefftolentinoComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 26: </td> <td> Line 26: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2008-08-01 23:52:43'' [[nbsp]] When I was a kid, (and when the actual restaurant still existed), there was another cow jumping the moon mounted on top of the building itself. It was neon and had a mechanized tail that waved up and down. And at 6 years old, it was absolute magic. So sad its gone. --["Users/jefftolentino"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2008-06-15 19:16:04DonShorwhy are we giving directions to WalMart? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The ["signs" sign] features a snazzy logo with a cartoon cow jumping over a moon. It can be seen on the west side of 80, just north of the Currey Road/First Street exit in Dixon (the same exit for ["Wa<span>l-Mart"]). Like the picturesque ["Wa</span>ter Towers" Davis water towers], the Milk Farm Restaurant cow is highly characteristic of our beloved town, and indicates there's only a few more miles to drive to get to Davis. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The ["signs" sign] features a snazzy logo with a cartoon cow jumping over a moon. It can be seen on the west side of 80, just north of the Currey Road/First Street exit in Dixon (the same exit for <span>downtown Dixon). Like the picturesque </span>["Water Towers" Davis water towers], the Milk Farm Restaurant cow is highly characteristic of our beloved town, and indicates there's only a few more miles to drive to get to Davis. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2008-06-15 18:27:47JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on 80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]The Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on 80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]<span><br> + [[Image(MilkFarmSign.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading eastbound on I-80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]<br> + <br> + </span>The Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Karl A. Hess opened the Milk Farm in 1919, and moved it to its present (now abandoned) location in 1939. During the Great Depression people found entertainment at the Milk Farm with all-you-can-drink milk for only 10 cents, often drinking themselves sick while attempting to out-chug each other and secure a place on the board of "honor." </td> <td> <span>+</span> Karl A. Hess opened the Milk Farm in <span>["</span>1919<span>"]</span>, and moved it to its present (now abandoned) location in <span>["</span>1939<span>"]</span>. During the Great Depression people found entertainment at the Milk Farm with all-you-can-drink milk for only 10 cents, often drinking themselves sick while attempting to out-chug each other and secure a place on the board of "honor." </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(MilkFarmSign.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading eastbound on I-80", 300, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ------</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2006-07-02 19:17:07JabberWokky+image <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on 80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]The Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(milkfarm.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on 80", 300, left, thumbnail)]]The Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Karl A. Hess opened the Milk Farm in 1919, and moved it to its present (now abandoned) location in 1939. During the Great Depression people found entertainment at the Milk Farm with all-you-can-drink milk for only 10 cents, often drinking themselves sick while attempting to out-chug each other and secure a place on the board of "honor."<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> Karl A. Hess opened the Milk Farm in 1919, and moved it to its present (now abandoned) location in 1939. During the Great Depression people found entertainment at the Milk Farm with all-you-can-drink milk for only 10 cents, often drinking themselves sick while attempting to out-chug each other and secure a place on the board of "honor." </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(MilkFarmSign.jpg, "The ["signs" sign] viewed heading eastbound on I-80", 300, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2006-07-02 19:15:18JabberWokkyUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign?action=Files&do=view&target=MilkFarmSign.jpg">MilkFarmSign.jpg</a>.Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-10-23 15:41:59WendeFellerComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail</span>(milkfarm.jpg,<span>left,</span>300,<span>"</span>The <span>["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on</span> 80"<span>)]]The Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate 80"</span>] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image</span>(milkfarm.jpg,<span>&nbsp;"The ["signs" sign] viewed heading westbound on 80", </span>300,<span>&nbsp;left, thumbnail)]]</span>The <span>Milk Farm Restaurant ["signs" sign] can be seen from ["Interstate</span> 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student ["adventures" travelers] when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-10-23 15:41:59'' [[nbsp]] The current owner has plans to build a new restaurant-cum-amusement venue there, but I don't recall the details. It was in either the Sacramento paper or the San Francisco one about six months ago. --["WendeFeller"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-10-20 16:34:34MichelleAccursoComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-10-20 16:34:34'' [[nbsp]] there's an orange sign hanging from the poles under "FARM" it looks vinyl, or like a construction sign. anyone know what it is? --["MichelleAccurso"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-10-20 13:53:41JudithTrumanComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-10-20 13:53:41'' [[nbsp]] My high school German teacher remembers having milkshakes there as a girl. She's in her 50's now. --["JudithTruman"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-10-19 16:00:26MyaBrnComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-10-19 16:00:26'' [[nbsp]] i used to go there when I was a kid. The restaurant had really yummy chocolate covered bananas. --["MyaBrn"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-04-29 11:08:04JackHaskel <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Thumbnail(milkfarm.jpg,left,300,"The <span>sign</span> viewed heading westbound on 80")]]The Milk Farm Restaurant <span>sign</span> can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student <span>travelers</span> when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Thumbnail(milkfarm.jpg,left,300,"The <span>["signs" sign]</span> viewed heading westbound on 80")]]The Milk Farm Restaurant <span>["signs" sign]</span> can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student <span>["adventures" travelers]</span> when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The <span>sign</span> features a snazzy logo with a cartoon cow jumping over a moon. It can be seen on the west side of 80, just north of the Currey Road/First Street exit in Dixon (the same exit for ["Wal-Mart"]). Like the picturesque ["Water Towers" Davis water towers], the Milk Farm Restaurant cow is highly characteristic of our beloved town, and indicates there's only a few more miles to drive to get to Davis. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The <span>["signs" sign]</span> features a snazzy logo with a cartoon cow jumping over a moon. It can be seen on the west side of 80, just north of the Currey Road/First Street exit in Dixon (the same exit for ["Wal-Mart"]). Like the picturesque ["Water Towers" Davis water towers], the Milk Farm Restaurant cow is highly characteristic of our beloved town, and indicates there's only a few more miles to drive to get to Davis. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 17:02:22KayRide <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2005-03-19 16:01:59'' [[nbsp]] I am fascinated that the restaurant had been there so long! It's a pity they tore it down. I<span>'ve</span> look at the sign everytime I leave/return to Davis and have always wondered the story of the restaurant. Thanks for all the info! --["KayRide"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-03-19 16:01:59'' [[nbsp]] I am fascinated that the restaurant had been there so long! It's a pity they tore it down. I look at the sign everytime I leave/return to Davis and have always wondered the story of the restaurant. Thanks for all the info! --["KayRide"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 17:01:59KayRideComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-03-19 16:01:59'' [[nbsp]] I am fascinated that the restaurant had been there so long! It's a pity they tore it down. I've look at the sign everytime I leave/return to Davis and have always wondered the story of the restaurant. Thanks for all the info! --["KayRide"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 15:07:08JimSchwabgrammar edit <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Milk Farm building itself a<span>ppear</span>s<span>&nbsp;to have been</span> demolished<span>&nbsp;in</span> several years ago. However, the sign will most likely be saved due to its [http://www.milkfarm.net/sec4.pdf historical value]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Milk Farm building itself <span>w</span>as demolished several years ago. However, the sign will most likely be saved due to its [http://www.milkfarm.net/sec4.pdf historical value]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 14:58:43AmeliaCarlsonsome more info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- As far as this wiki user can see, the Milk Farm Restaurant doesn't exist anymore, although she has heard from older residents of Davis that the restaurant did once exist on the west side of 80. </span> </td> <td> <span>+ Karl A. Hess opened the Milk Farm in 1919, and moved it to its present (now abandoned) location in 1939. During the Great Depression people found entertainment at the Milk Farm with all-you-can-drink milk for only 10 cents, often drinking themselves sick while attempting to out-chug each other and secure a place on the board of "honor." </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Did anyone ever eat there, or remember any other details about the restaurant? In any case, the sign appears to be very old, and could possibly be torn down in the near future.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The Milk Farm building itself appears to have been demolished in several years ago. However, the sign will most likely be saved due to its [http://www.milkfarm.net/sec4.pdf historical value].<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 14:17:12BevSykesComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-03-19 13:17:12'' [[nbsp]] It was indeed a restaurant. When the restaurant was torn down, everyone protested because the sign had been such a landmark, so it was agreed that the sign would stay (though it's looking a big shopworn these days and it wouldn't surprise me if it was eventually taken down). I ate there once. Good place. Kind of an upscale Denny's quality. --["BevSykes"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-19 14:16:13BevSykesadded comments section <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-17 00:37:37DerekEllisAdded actual picture I took from the freeway <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Th<span>e M</span>ilk<span>&nbsp;Farm Restaurant sign can be seen from ["Interstate</span> 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student travelers when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> <td> <span>+ [[</span>Th<span>umbnail(m</span>ilk<span>farm.jpg,left,300,"The sign viewed heading westbound on</span> 80"<span>)]]The Milk Farm Restaurant sign can be seen from ["Interstate 80"</span>] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student travelers when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - <br> - Photo request: picture of the Milk Farm Restaurant sign. </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-17 00:33:05DerekEllisUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign?action=Files&do=view&target=milkfarm.jpg">milkfarm.jpg</a>.Milk Farm Restaurant Signhttp://daviswiki.org/Milk_Farm_Restaurant_Sign2005-03-16 17:01:26KayRidenot much info to start this page out with, but I try <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Milk Farm Restaurant Sign<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ The Milk Farm Restaurant sign can be seen from ["Interstate 80"] in ["Dixon"], when approaching Davis. It is often a welcome sign to see for weary student travelers when they are just about to nod off during the drive back home. <br> + <br> + The sign features a snazzy logo with a cartoon cow jumping over a moon. It can be seen on the west side of 80, just north of the Currey Road/First Street exit in Dixon (the same exit for ["Wal-Mart"]). Like the picturesque ["Water Towers" Davis water towers], the Milk Farm Restaurant cow is highly characteristic of our beloved town, and indicates there's only a few more miles to drive to get to Davis.<br> + <br> + As far as this wiki user can see, the Milk Farm Restaurant doesn't exist anymore, although she has heard from older residents of Davis that the restaurant did once exist on the west side of 80. <br> + <br> + Did anyone ever eat there, or remember any other details about the restaurant? In any case, the sign appears to be very old, and could possibly be torn down in the near future.<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + Photo request: picture of the Milk Farm Restaurant sign. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>