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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“Life begins after coffee” (3/25)
“I pretend coffee helps, but I’m still a bitch” (3/25)
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Entry from July 25, 2015
Month 07—July

The following words or phrases are about July:

JULY
Cowboy Christmas (July rodeo season)
“There are three good reasons to be a teacher: June, July and August”
“You’re like school in July—no class”

JULY 4
“Independence Day—celebrating the country by blowing up a small part of it”
“Knee-high by the Fourth of July” (corn-growing adage)
“Prune roses before Presidents Day and azaleas before the Fourth of July”
“Republicans believe every day is the Fourth of July; Democrats believe every day is April 15th”
“The team in first on July 4th will win the pennant” (baseball adage)
“Who goes forth with a fifth on the Fourth may not come forth on the fifth”
Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

JULY 5
“Summer begins on the 5th of July in Portland”

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityCalendar • Saturday, July 25, 2015 • Permalink