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Here are some more photos from my visit to Mapleton and Washington Cemetery. And here is a short gallery of the interior of the former Walker Theater, which had a rare organ. It closed as a theater in 1988.
The film “ZIPPER” shows how Joe Sitt, head of Thor Equities, used strong-arm tactics to strangle the life out of Coney Island. His approach has a lot in common with that of the Tea Party. Continue reading