See who voters selected in categories as the best in the Region in I obviously don't like the name of a bar using the word midget, but I've always been a little bit curious about the club. Don't have an account? Probably, I thought, it was a name the owners used to give the place some character. The guy in the park told me that he used to dance at "The Midget Club. When Ewigleben was unable to attend a Hollywood ceremony last year to accept the Golden Halo Award , Jerry, along with his wife Elizabeth , who died earlier this year, accepted the award with help from Broadway legend Carol Channing , who turned 90 this year.
I remember the segment as a simple interview with the husband, Parnell St. The guy in the park told me that he used to dance at "The Midget Club. Parnell talked about the bar and the documentary showed some b-roll of him serving customers and working the cash register. If you combine those characters, add a grey mullet and a pair of Kareem Abdul Jabbar goggles, that is what this guy looked like.
Bartender ran a haven for police officers. It sounds pretty wild to me. But another site explained that not all of the bar stools were short. At first, what I found told me that the club was a little more gimmicky than I assumed. The name notwithstanding, it would have been cool to have a beer at the place when it was open, especially if it was a day that Bruce Spence was dancing.
Can you help with any answers? I always wondered what happened to its unique customized furnishings. Please email me to discuss this further! Learning about the miniature bar stools, I started to picture hard working average statured residents of the southwest side of Chicago sitting on the small stools and drinking a beer after their shifts. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Even though Lollipop Kid Munchkin Jerry Maren , 91, won't be attending this year's festival, award-winning illustrator Rick Ewigleben is returning with a special poster commemorating this year's 30th anniversary. The piece I found said that the bar was built with people of short stature in mind.