Manuscript Vertical Files

Collection Number: MVF 30-03

Accession Number: 1112-27

Item(s): Lee Lo’s Restaurant calendar, 1968; and a balsa wood glider produced by MAL Hobby Shop, c. 1980s.

Producer:  MAL Hobby Shop         

Donor: Ed Seay, Jr.

Date Received: December 3, 2011 

Literary Rights Statement: Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.


The file contains a 1968 promotional calendar for Lee Lo’s Restaurant located at 805 E. Irving Blvd., Irving, Texas.  The restaurant was started by and named for Leeonto Nelson and her sister Lorene.  They opened the café in 1949.  Also included is a small balsa wood glider produced by MAL Hobby Shop for a Chamber of Commerce promotional event, c. 1980s.