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15 Nov 2018

Rum Running and the Rise of Scarface

Rum Running and the Rise of Scarface

Without his fedora and tommy gun, you may not immediately recognize Craig “Southside” Alton. The Windy City personality, best known for his work with Untouchable Gangster Tours, was accompanied by Yvonne Alton, retired Chef Concierge, and his collaborator and wife for a trip to Brew City. This history loving pair began their Pfister stay with […]

13 Nov 2018

Two lumps, please

Two lumps, please

One of my favorite life experiences has been high tea at the Pump House in Bath, Somerset. The English resort town was a frequent destination for Jane Austen, and the vacationing characters in her celebrated novels spent many afternoons nibbling scones in the famous tea room, while anticipating upcoming balls. As a girl, I was […]

7 Nov 2018

Founder’s Day Celebration

Founder’s Day Celebration

Friday was the day the hotel honors the man who began the modern chapter of The Pfister Hotel’s history, Ben Marcus. He began his career delighting guests in 1935, when he purchased his first theater in Ripon, Wisconsin. In the early days, Marcus, and his wife, Ceil, were the initial employees of the business.  The […]

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