Tag: Bowery Postcards

  • Sammy’s Bowery Follies

    Sammy’s Bowery Follies

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    Sammy’s Bowery Follies was not the first “dive bar” nor did they invent the idea of “slumming” but for a stretch of time through the 1940s to the 1960s, Sammy’s was New York’s best example of both.

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Past Article

Bob Teevan

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There was a time when Saturday night bathing was routine. It was a time when the expression, “cleanliness is next to Godliness” was important for Sunday at church was the time when most of us were closest to God. The soap we used really didn’t matter, but at times, it sure felt like sandpaper. Surely, you remember! If not, here is a postcard reminder.

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