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Is Miss Thelma Still in Charge at the Dunes Manor?

Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City MD
Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City MD

Miss Thelma Conner a Legend and a Spirit

Some people think that Miss Thelma Conner is still in charge at the Dunes Manor Hotel on 28th Street  in Ocean City, Maryland. This is particularly strange because Miss Thelma passed away in 1999. But she’s been seen by staff and guests and even mentioned on TripAdvisor in the last fifteen years.  Of course, people who never knew Miss Thelma in life would be able to recognize her  because of the larger-than-life portrait (aside a matching portrait of her husband Milton) of her that dominates the hotel’s grand entrance.

Considering what Miss Thelma had to endure in order to fulfill her life-long dream of building a grand hotel on the ocean, it’s no wonder she’s still hanging around. She and her husband, Milton rans the Dunes Motel for years and they always dreamed of building a big Victorian hotel on the ocean, and they had the land to do it, but time got away from them and before they could achieve their dream, Milton passed away. But Miss Thelma persevered and finally got it done. Continue reading Is Miss Thelma Still in Charge at the Dunes Manor?

Book Launch – Haunted Ocean City & Berlin

You’re invite to a book launch – Haunted Ocean City & Berlin

Book Launch - Mindie Burgoyne

On Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City, Mindie Burgoyne will be present to sign and sell copies of her latest book – Haunted Ocean City and Berlin. The book was published by The History Press and is Mindie’s second book in their “Haunted America” series. Books sold at this launch will be the first of this edition publicly sold.

Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.  The launch coincides with the Dunes Manor’s afternoon tea, so guests can take advantage of these complimentary refreshments along with the spectacular ocean views from the Dunes Manor upper lobby.

SPECIAL DRAWING for attendees – $410 value

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