Group Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
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Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
Physical Description: 6 v. : ; 39 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Florida State Advertising Commission
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: 1948-1949?]
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General Note: Issued separately for Florida cities in cooperation with local chambers of commerce and varied agencies.
General Note: In loose-leaf binders.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00075576
Volume ID: VID00153
Source Institution: University of Florida
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NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA

Dade County



Part A--General Information


1. Location:

North Miami Beach is in southeastern Florida, ten miles north of 1iami. It
is on the Atlantic Ocean. The elevation is 22 feet.

2. Transportation:

U. S. Highway 1 passes through North Miami Beach, Greyhound Lines provide
bus service. Rail and air service is available from Miami.

3. Population:

Dade County had a population of 315,138 in 1945. The population:of North
Miami Beach was 1,082.

4. Climate:

(From observations at Miami, Florida.)


Normal
Temperature


67.9
68.0
70.3
73.9
77,2
80.0


Normal
Rainfall


2.27
2.03
2.63
3.41
7.15
7.17


July
August
September
October
November
December
Annual


Normal
Temperature


81.8
82.1
80.9
78,0
72.5
69,1
75.1


5, Major Sources of Income:


Pineapple Plantation and Blue Marin Fisheries provide the
income.

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment


main sources of


1. Special Events:

Spring Festival .

2, Athletic Events:

None. Many athletic events at Miami.

3. Tourist Clubs:

None.

4. Recreational Clubs:

None.

5. Civic Organizations:

North Miami Beach Civic Club
North Dade Chamber of Commerce
Fulford Parent Teacher Association
Daddies Club
Home Demonstration Club.
American Legion and Auxiliary..

6. Fraternal Organizations4


None.


January
February
March
April
May
June


Normal
Rainfall


.5.60
.5,88
8.65
7.74
3.26
1o98
57.77


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NORTH MAIMI BEACH, FLORIDA


7r Organized Entertainment:

Bingo, sponsored by the American Legion Post.
Parent Teacher Association card parties
Square dancing
Community fish fries
Sunny Terrace Night Club
Alabama Club

8. Recreational Facilities:

Greynolds Park, ovens for cooking, sheltered dining places equipped with
tables and benches, a large lake in the center of park provides for .swim-
ming and boating.
Greyhound Park Riding Academy
Sunny Isles Bathing Beach, two miles across new state road causeway
Haulover Beach Park, now being constructed, bathing beach, bath houses,
ample parking.

9. Hunting.

Quail, dove, rabbits, raccoons, opossums, wild cats, and foxes are found in
this section, There are unposted hunting grounds immediately west and north
of North Miami Beach city limits. Hunting guides and hunting lodges are not
available.

10. Fishing:

Salt water mackeral, king, snapper, snook, tarpon, jack and stone crabs are
caught in Maule Lake, Sunny Isles Fishing Pier, Inland Waterway, Causeway
fishing, and Oleta River. Fishing guides and fishing camps are not available.
Charter fishing boats accommodating eight persons are operated by:Harold Smith,
W. Hamway, Slim Carroway and William Setton.

11. Churches:

Fulford Methodist Church has services at North Miami Beach.

.Part C---Accommodations

1. Hotels:

Alabama Hotel, ten rooms.

2. Tourist Courts:

Sunny Isles Court Cottages, 22 apartments, cooking facilities, one block to
restaurant.
Little Inns Court, eight apartments, one-half block to restaurant, 136th St.
Red Mill Cabins, 10 cabins, restaurant next door, 136th St.
New Anchorage Cabins, 12 cabins, two blocks to restaurant,'139th Street and
Northeast 20th Street

3. Guest Homes:

None.

4. Trailer Park:

None.

5. Eating Places:

Alabama Club
Sunny Terrace


Further information on North Miami Beach can be obtained from:

NORTH MIAMI BEACH CIVIC CLUB
P. 0. Box 447
North Miami Beach, Florida


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