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. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from June 25, 2022
“Hotter than a blister bug in a pepper patch” (very hot)

Entry in progress—BP

yahoo! news
Southern Living
Things Southerners Say When It’s Hot
Valerie Fraser Luesse
March 20, 2017
(...)
It’s hotter’n a blister bug in a pepper patch.

Newspapers.com
21 June 2018, The Herald-Sun (Durham, NC), “How hot is it? ‘Hotter than Satan’s house cat;’ 86 ways to say it’s hot” by Josh Shaffer, pg. 4A, cols. 1-2:
5. Hotter than a blister bug in a pepper patch.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityTime/Weather • Saturday, June 25, 2022 • Permalink