Finding the “Lost” Bar from Fleshpot on 42nd Street

Our sibling site, Scrod Film, recently posted an article detailing our search for The Bar from the Andy Milligan film

And Show World is Really Quite Completely Dead

The cleansing of The Old Lady has begun in earnest.

KFC Times Square – Daily News Ad, and a 10G Bounty – February 27, 1974

After 40 years of life just off 7th Avenue on 42nd Street, Grant’s Restaurant and Bar finally breathed its last

Show World Center Tokens

This post doesn’t need any additional description, but perhaps it does need a public health warning: “Wash your hands when

Hotel Dixie Paraphernalia (Hotel Carter)

Still perched right in the heart of Mid-town, just off 8th Avenue on 43rd, vacant for the last two or

The Show’s Over – Show World Center CLOSED

That’s all folks, the show’s over at the Show World Center in New York City.  After 41 years the party

Curtain Closes on Show World

We hear from Jeremiah’s Vanishing New York this morning that the final curtain call for Show World has happened.  This

The Shows (almost) Over – Last Days of Show World

Last year the owner of The Show World Center died, and we knew then it was only a matter of

Show World Center

I’ve been holding off on this post for a while, for no real good reason, other than I knew I