Monday, May 27, 2013

OBQ 585: The beginning of Swiponomics!

Tell me whats the importance of this place/ what happened here 63 years ago...that changed the way we "transact"?

Answer: The first place to start accepting credit cards.

1 comment:

  1. Majors Cabin Grill opened in the 1930s adjacent to the Empire State Building in New York City. It holds the distinction of being the first restaurant to accept a Diners Club card in 1950. At the time, the card was cardboard.