The Coffee Pot Has a Spot in History 

The legendary Coffee Pot sandwiches will not soon be forgotten by all who enjoyed them.Now, there is another way folks can remember the Bangor sandwich shop.Francis “Skip” Rist, owner of the recently closed Coffee Pot, has donated the neon sign from the front of the store to the Bangor Museum and History Center.The sign was purchased in 1940 from Mulvany Bros. In Bangor. At the time, the sign cost the Rist family 70 dollars.The Coffee Pot was a favorite spot for folks in the Bangor area for about 80 years. It closed its doors on December 31, 2009.