STILL CARVING IN 1943

It worked in Mastic and It will work in Great Gatsby Country too!

 

1946

 

HERE THERE & EVERYWHERE

 

 

1948

 

HOW ABOUT THE HAMPTONS?

 

or

FIRE ISLAND !

 

1952

Arthur's son Louis also got into the family business And Arthur was very busy in the 1950s

getting the New York Coliseum up and running.

 

By 1960 he was also involved with refurbishing Carnegie Hall

 

Like Energiser Rabbits The Smadbeck Brothers Kept On Going & Going

 

 

In 1963 you could still buy land from 78 year old Warren Smadbeck at a good price and easy terms

until July of 1965

 

And then 12 years later

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as I mentioned at the outset of this, the thing that got a nice dialogue going with Warren, was my mentioning the Hotel Presidente to him. In spite of Castro and his policy's the place is still standing strong. Here are a few items about the builders of it. The same guys who gave me a great town to grow up in

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Links To My Other Pages With Warren & Arthur Smadbeck

& Home Guardian Co. & The Mastic Area

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