Trona History 1950s

Coffee Shop 19 Oct 1950

Fire Razes Trona Coffee Shop

Trona, Oct 19 [1950] – Fire late today destroyed the huge Trona Coffee Shop, the town’s only restaurant, and the sole eating place for 1,000 unmarried male employees of the big American Potash & Chemical Co. desert plant. Tonight it looked as thought they will have a diet of sandwiches and coffee for next few […]