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.

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Entry from October 29, 2016
“Haunted French pancakes give me the crépes”

"Haunted French pancakes give me the crépes” is a jocular saying that has been printed on many images. “French people give me the crépes” was posted on Twitter on April 5, 2009.  “Haunted French pancake shops still give me the crepes” was posted on Twitter on April 18, 2011.

“Haunted french pancakes give me the crepes!” was posted on Twitter on July 24, 2011.


Twitter
Mark Burstiner
‏@markb
French people give me the crépes.
10:13 AM - 5 Apr 2009

Twitter
P e d e s t r i a n
‏@PedestrianDama
Had lunch at a tidy restaurant today, although we were served by a really weird French waitress, she gave me the crepes.
9:14 AM - 31 Jan 2011

Twitter
James Martin
‏@Pundamentalism
Haunted French pancake shops still give me the crepes.
3:26 PM - 18 Apr 2011

Funny Status
French people give me the crepes
May 26, 2011
French people give me the crepes

Twitter
Bryan Chan
‏@Bryancie
Haunted french pancakes give me the crepes!
11:18 PM - 24 Jul 2011

Twitter
Chelsey Misiura
‏@landstriders
Haunted french pancakes give me the crepes.  #iwantcrepes #:/
2:14 PM - 25 Jul 2011

Google Books
All Kinds of Humor:
Jokes, Quips, and Fun Stuff for Many Occasions, Book 2

By Frank Verano
Xlibris Corporation (Xlibris.com)
2012
Pg. 207:
Haunted French pancakes give me the crepes.

Google Books
Dr. O.K.’s Wit, Wisdom and Whatever
By Otis K. LoVette
New York, NY: Page Publishing, Inc.
2016
Pg. ?:
Haunted French pancakes give me the crepes.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Saturday, October 29, 2016 • Permalink