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Hey-Hay Club
Hey-Hay Club
TitleHey-Hay Club
DescriptionStreet level view of local speakeasy/nightclub Hey-Hay Club located at 4th and Cherry. Photograph was made from image as published in the "Future" newsweekly, Vol. 1, No. 12, March 29, 1935, p. 1, MVSC F051 F996. As stated in this publication concerning this club, "our 10-cent beer was served in 26-ounce schooners and tasted of soap, ether, sour mash and, oddly enough, onions."
Date1935
Item TypePhotograph, b/w, 8 x 10 in.
CollectionGeneral Collection (P1), Taverns--Hey-Hay Club, #1
NotesArticle with picture - "Night Life of the Mortals" states "for there are more night clubs per capita in Kansas City than in any other city in the United States, and many of them are well designed fire traps. Three hundred or more clubs, saloons, hotels, joints and dives--a numerically impressive collectiion that give Kansas City its reputation as a 'hot, wide open town.' The majority of these spots are small, obscure and ephermeral, stemming directly from speakeasies. They are so much alike in decor, entertainment, choice of beverages and patrons that only the name distinguishes one from the other."
SubjectNightclubs
Speakeasies
Local SubjectHey-Hay Club
Taverns
Digital FormatJPEG
Barcode10016391
RepositoryMissouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri
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