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 Popeye's fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from May 05, 2021
“The Big Apple” (Gimme a Break! episode, 1984)

Gimme a Break! was an American sitcom television series that starred Nell Carter (1948-2003). The episode “The Big Apple: Part 1” aired on February 16, 1984, and Nell, while visiting New York City, bumps into New York City Mayor Ed Koch (1924-2013). She also visits Broadway and sings “On Broadway.”

The episode “The Big Apple: Part 2” aired on February 23, 1984. While getting a taxi, Nell meets Tony Randall (1920-2004). an actor famous for the New York City-themed sitcom The Odd Couple. The end credits bill Randall as “Mr. New York.”


Wikipedia: Gimme a Break!
Gimme a Break! is an American sitcom television series created by Mort Lachman and Sy Rosen, that aired on NBC for six seasons from October 29, 1981, until May 12, 1987. The series starred Nell Carter as the housekeeper for a widowed police chief (Dolph Sweet) and his three daughters.

IMDb
Gimme a Break! (1981–1987)
The Big Apple: Part 1
TV-G | 30min | Comedy | Episode aired 16 February 1984
Season 3 | Episode 17

Nell and Addy win a trip to New York City on “Wheel of Fortune.”
Director: Hal Cooper
Writers: Tom Biener (teleplay by), Ron Landry (teleplay by) | 3 more credits »
Stars: Nell Carter, Dolph Sweet, Kari Michaelsen | See full cast & crew »

IMDb
Gimme a Break! (1981–1987)
The Big Apple: Part 2
TV-G | 30min | Comedy | Episode aired 23 February 1984
Season 3 | Episode 18
When Nell and Addy arrive in New York City, they take a carry-on bag from a man at the airport they think belongs to Nell. It actually belongs to the man from whom they stole it and the contents get them in a lot of trouble.
Director: Hal Cooper
Writers: Rod Parker, Arthur Julian | 2 more credits »
Stars: Nell Carter, Dolph Sweet, Kari Michaelsen | See full cast & crew »

YouTube
Gimme a Break S3E17 The Big Apple 1
Jan 4, 2015
Gimme a Break
Nell tries to interfere in her mother’s love life.
Director:
Phil Ramuno
Writers:
Mort Lachman (creator), Sy Rosen (creator), 2 more credits »
Stars:
Nell Carter, Telma Hopkins, John Hoyt

YouTube
Gimme a Break S3E18 The Big Apple 2
Jan 4, 2015
Gimme a Break
Nell tries to interfere in her mother’s love life.
Director:
Phil Ramuno
Writers:
Mort Lachman (creator), Sy Rosen (creator), 2 more credits »
Stars:
Nell Carter, Telma Hopkins, John Hoyt

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The date is February 16 - The night is Thursday
The year is 1984
“Gimme a Break” - “The Big Apple” Part One - Cast: Nell Carter, Dolph Sweet, Kari Michaelsen, Lauri Hendler, Lara Jill Miller, John Hoyt and Telma Hopkins - Guest Stars: Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Ed Koch, Larry Miller
2:29 PM · Feb 16, 2021·Twitter Web App

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The year is 1984 - The network is NBC
“Gimme a Break” - “The Big Apple” Part One - Cast: Nell
“Buffalo Bill” - “The Big Freeze” - Cast: Dabney Coleman, Joanna Cassidy, Max Wright, John Fiedler, Geena Davis, Charlie Robinson, Meshach Taylor
2:32 PM · Feb 16, 2021·Twitter Web App

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