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Above, Big Apple Corner at 54th Street and Broadway in Manhattan. Google Maps.

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Above, John J. Fitz Gerald, from the Aug. 15, 1931, Binghamton (NY) Press, pg. 14.

Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce "The Big Apple," a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey"s Clambake Seven with Bob on piano. Lyrics written by Buddy Bernier and sung by Edythe Wright. Audio provided by Dorothy Emmerich.

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“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence”

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