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 September 02, 2019
“Adversity doesn’t build character—it reveals it”

“Adversity does not build character, it reveals it” is a saying that has been printed on many images.
 
 
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4/28/09
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“Adversity does not build character…it reveals it.” (James Lane Allen)

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityWork/Businesses • Monday, September 02, 2019 • Permalink


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