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 July 25, 2015
Month 08—August

The following words or phrases are about August:

AUGUST
“August is like the Sunday of summer”
“Every summer has a story”
“Every summer has its own story (but mine is a novel)”
“Less Monday, more summer”
“Less Mondays, more summer”
“Summer means about three months of no school shootings”
“Summer should get a speeding ticket”
“The August place to be” (Saratoga Race Course)
“There are three good reasons to be a teacher: June, July and August”
“Two seasons—winter and August”

AUGUST 14
V-J Day Kiss (August 14, 1945)

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityCalendar • Saturday, July 25, 2015 • Permalink