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 September 21, 2005
“The Bronx” (Batley, England)
Batley, England has been called "the Bronx" because of its rough citizens.

http://indianewswatch.blogspot.com/2005/07/authorities-probe-pakistani-linked-to.html
Aswat, 31, grew up in Batley, a rough-and-tumble town in north-central England nicknamed "the Bronx" and brimming with immigrants from India and Pakistan. The town is near the homes of the suspected July 7 bombers, but it is unclear whether Aswat knew them.
Posted by Barry Popik
Neighborhoods • (0) Comments • Wednesday, September 21, 2005 • Permalink