A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from November 10, 2017
Doguero (hot dog vendor)

Entry in progress—B.P.

A Way with Words
Doguero
Posted by grantbarrett on October 8, 2011
New York seems to have a doguero on every street corner. Grant shares this Spanglish term for “a hot dog vendor.”

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Friday, November 10, 2017 • Permalink