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Published: 02 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386131-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8613-1
Published: 10 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384144-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8414-4
Published: 01 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390138-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9013-8
Published: 14 March 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380948-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8094-8
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Running since 1970, David Mancuso’s Loft sailed through the backlash against disco unscathed. After all, Mancuso had never restricted his selections to disco, plus his capacity crowd viewed Saturday nights as the highlight of their week. Meanwhile the Paradise Garage, opened by Michael Brody as...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... attract a crowd of 1,800 on Fridays and 2,800 on Saturdays, with Italian and Latin dancers entering into rivalrous yet friendly competition. Elsewhere, Bruce Forest took over from Tee Scott at Better Days, while the Paradise Garage and the Loft fine-tuned their setups. Garage sound engineer Richard Long...
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375487-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7548-7
... immigration and settlement patterns by middle-class Filipino families to the Bay Area, and cultural trends, such as the brief but intense discotheque boom following the success of the film Saturday Night Fever. The chapter also introduces the class dimensions that became more pronounced as the mobile scene...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Studio 54 owners Steve Rubell and Ian Schrager went to jail in early 1980 for tax evasion. Because they also lost their liquor license, they agreed for black promoter and onetime Loft regular Mike Stone to start to stage Saturday-night parties at their venue because of his experience in...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... located not in downtown but midtown. Running since 1970, David Mancuso’s Loft sailed through the backlash against disco unscathed. After all, Mancuso had never restricted his selections to disco, plus his capacity crowd viewed Saturday nights as the highlight of their week. Meanwhile the Paradise...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-130
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... the effect that the American steamship KANAWHA, of the Black Star Line, cleared from that port for Cristobal Saturday afternoon last, and that Marcus Garvey, negro agitator, is a member of the crew, having been signed on as Purser at $50.00 a month on May 16, 1921, at Santiago de Cuba...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-166
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... the Colony. Our Dear meeting comes off on Saturday night. [Can] you not call in and travel to Siparia1 on Sunday by first train? I wrote Phillip a letter, has he got it?2 I hope at least to see you again before you leave. Remember me to all whom I am acquainted with at Guaico, especially the...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... travelling around on a ya[cht] or special steamer but for some reason changed his plans and came over to Limon on the S/S Coronado which arrived Thursday afternoon. I understand it was Garvey’s original intention to start his meetings here Friday night and Saturday night and leave for Bocas Monday or...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-094
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... reported to be travelling around on a ya[cht] or special steamer but for some reason changed his plans and came over to Limon on the S/S Coronado which arrived Thursday afternoon. I understand it was Garvey’s original intention to start his meetings here Friday night and Saturday night and leave for...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-098
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
..., searching the Scrip- tures, confessing our faults. . . . Then the enemy tried to get me discouraged, telling me that this baptism was not for me. . . . So we sang and testified, and then fell on our knees in prayer . . . On Saturday morning. . . . the Holy Ghost fell upon me in great sweetness...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-141
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., you manifested such enthu- siasm as to have, before hand, flysheets in large letters stating “get your Work- man on Saturday and hear the speech of the Hon. Marcus Garvey at the Ward Theatre, and, when Saturday came, you had, at the end of a certain part of the speech to be continued in the next...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-142
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Work- man on Saturday and hear the speech of the Hon. Marcus Garvey at the Ward Theatre, and, when Saturday came, you had, at the end of a certain part of the speech to be continued in the next issue—and that was to bring in a little more money. Why didn’t you succeed with the sale of that issue? I...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-109
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... overtures whatever to the Panamanian officials, they also were offended. He came to Almirante Saturday morning and got a rather cool reception. He remained pretty well out of sight until the afternoon when he made a speech in a [hall] that holds about 100, at Halfmile. $1.00 admission was charged...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... serious proposition. It is estimated that about a thousand people were inside and outside the building. Mr. Garvey and a number of members of the Universal Negro Improve- ment Association, left Bocas town on Saturday morning on a special launch for Almirante (thirteen and a half miles off), and...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-155
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Islands. Higgs is understood to have promised eight white men who took him from his home Friday night to a spot four miles west of Larkin that he would return to the Bahamas if they would agree not to harm him further, and to have told Sheriff Louis A. Allen and others Saturday morning that he...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-156
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Friday night to a spot four miles west of Larkin that he would return to the Bahamas if they would agree not to harm him further, and to have told Sheriff Louis A. Allen and others Saturday morning that he intends keep- ing his promise, leaving for Nassau on the first boat. It was said at the...