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. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from July 25, 2015
Month 08—August

The following words or phrases are about August:

AUGUST
“August already? September is practically next week. Time to pick out a Halloween costume”
“August is just gold wind”
“August is like the Sunday of summer”
“Every summer has a story”
“Every summer has its own story (but mine is a novel)”
“It’s almost time to put away my black summer clothes and bring out my black fall clothes”
“It’s unsticking your thighs from plastic chairs season”
“Less Monday, more summer”
“Less Mondays, more summer”
“Live every day like it’s a summer Friday”
“Live every day like it’s summer Friday”
“Live every Friday like it’s a summer Friday”
“One more week until I let a professional football team determine my mood for the next four months”
“One week until I let a college football team determine my mood for the next 4 months”
“Summer means about three months of no school shootings”
“Summer nights and ballpark lights”
“Summer nights and bonfire lights”
“Summer should get a speeding ticket”
“The August place to be” (Saratoga Race Course)
“The only man worth chasing this summer is the ice cream man”
“There are three good reasons to be a teacher: June, July and August”
“Two seasons—winter and August”
August Mecca (Saratoga nickname)

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

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