The Resorter … Revisited – July 15, 2016

The Resorter … Revisited – July 15, 2016

Summer of 1977Vol. 23Edition 7Issue HighlightsThe Hurricane Nightclub on 71st street offered midweek drink specials to its patrons. Ladies’ Nites on Tuesdays and Thursdays featured 75 cent drinks. Ladies’ and Men’s Nite, Wednesdays, introduced drinks for $1.25.The 138th Street Fenwick Inn hosted Ernie Fields & Cockroach in their Rooftop Lounge & Restaurant. Blood Sweat &… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited – June 17, 2016

The Resorter … Revisited – June 17, 2016

Summer of 1969Volume XIVEdition 3Issue Highlights•The cover girl this week was Joanne Quick, who was also featured in the week’s Hess Apparel ad.•An advertisement for Captain William Bunting’s Angler Restaurant spotlighted the “new” 65-foot Angler boat, “built to our specification and fully equipped electronically. Captain Jack Bunting, your skipper …”•Oceanfront apartments in the Caliban were… Read more »

The Resorter … Revisited May 6, 2016

The Resorter … Revisited May 6, 2016

Summer of 1978Volume 24Edition 1Issue HighlightsThere were many local bands performing at different restaurants and clubs around the area; Secrets, Second Coming, Sinbad, and Glen Bailey & Circus were a few of the featured bands.Shantytown was said to be home to an unusual shopping extravaganza. There were acres of a festive nautical atmosphere, handmade crafts,… Read more »