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Great Story written about the heydays - 01-06-2019, 06:23 PM

Hereís a great article written about the hay days as by one of the 3 Cushion players Harmon here at Bayshore Billiards which was featured in the Chelsea News.

http://www.chelseanewsny.com/local-n...=mobileArticle


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01-07-2019, 08:50 PM

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01-07-2019, 10:31 PM

I was just told tonight that this was just a piece out of Harmonís 2nd book about the golden era of pool.

Both books are being passed onto me to read, and I am really looking forward to reading them.


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01-08-2019, 10:16 AM

Thanks, Steve, that's the first I've heard of Harmon Rangell and Jake's Tale.

[or Notes of a pool room junkie]
  
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01-10-2019, 06:37 AM

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Thanks, Steve, that's the first I've heard of Harmon Rangell and Jake's Tale.

[or Notes of a pool room junkie]
I believe he does a print on demand from a fulfillment service. Similar to what Phil Capelle does. This way it keeps the cost down. I will inquire with him when I see him next.


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01-10-2019, 07:41 AM

thanks for the link
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01-10-2019, 10:09 AM

Good story but I'm not sure he is correct about Irving Crane being a hustler.
  
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Old New York - Yesterday, 04:17 AM

Loved Harmon's article. Julian's was my regular although I frequently went to Ames. I was most grateful for the mention of O'Brien's. I spent an entire New Year's Eve there in 1964 and had forgotten its name.


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