The Night the Future Burned Down

The NY Sunday News, Feb. 4, 1973
“See what happens when you don’t clean your oven?” From Newsday.
At Pauline Weissman’s stationery store, the talk was of little else.
While his wife sat by weeping, Antonio Machado was handed a check.
Despite the good intentions, the check-giving ceremony was not a happy one…
The Mineola High yearbooks for 1976 and 1977. Julio’s plans for the future remained undecided.

Journalist/writer; ex-expat; vaudeville, punk & cabaret aficionado; father of 2; remarried widower. I ask questions, tell stories, rinse & repeat.

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Wes Eichenwald

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Journalist/writer; ex-expat; vaudeville, punk & cabaret aficionado; father of 2; remarried widower. I ask questions, tell stories, rinse & repeat.

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