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 August 27, 2018
Best Escape Anyone Can Have (“beach” backronym)

“Best Escape Anyone Can Have” is a backronym (back acronym) of the word “beach” that has been printed on many images. “B.E.A.C.H. = Best Escape Anyone Can Have” was posted on Twitter by Universal Kids on June 30, 2009.
 
Authorship is unknown. The saying probably originated with an image.
   
     
Twitter 
Universal Kids
@UniversalKids
B.E.A.C.H. = Best Escape Anyone Can Have
1:17 PM - 30 Jun 2009
   
Twitter
Lisa Bizall
@lele2012
beach.. best escape anyone can have
10:31 PM - 28 Jul 2009
   
Twitter
Rebecca Krueger
@rebeccagkrueger
b.e.a.c.h. - Best Escape Anyone Can Have! Glad we get an escape and work all rolled into one!
2:44 PM - 28 Sep 2009
   
Twitter
Tricia R.
@travelblonde
B.E.A.C.H. ♥ Best Escape Anyone Can Have
4:11 PM - 1 Feb 2010
 
Google Groups: rec.music.classical.guitar
OT:oil smell has hit Alabama coast
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5/9/10
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B.E.A.C.H ( Best Escape Anyone Can Have)
 
3 October 2010, The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN), “Reader Travelogue / Beauty of Orange Beach can be appreciated all year” by Darlene Clark, pg, M3:
BEACH means “Best Escape Anyone Can Have.”
     
SurferToday
August 22, 2016
The best beach quotes ever
(...)
“B.E.A.C.H.: Best Escape Anyone Can Have.”
Unknown Author
   
Elite Daily
26 Lifeguard Captions For Instagram That’ll Make A Splash This Summer
BY JASMINE VAUGHN-HALL
June 12, 2018
(...)
6. “B.E.A.C.H: Best Escape Anyone Can Have.” — Unknown
     
Ravalli Republic (Hamilton, MT)
Local sign painter brings the beach to the Bitterroot
MICHELLE MCCONNAHA .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Aug 1, 2018
(...)
Her favorite signs is “BEACH – best escape anyone can have.”
 
Twitter
JJ Tralaley ♔
@jjtralaley
“B.E.A.C.H. : Best Escape Anyone Can Have.” @ Salagdoong Beach - Maria, Siquijor https://www.instagram.com/p/Bm-CZtcFyV4/?utm_source=ig_twitter_share&igshid=1rjh7gyaqo77n
12:43 AM - 27 Aug 2018 from Maria, Central Visayas

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