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Catalog Number 2003/065/003
Collection Thompson, Jerry
Object Name Release, News
Scope & Content Press release headline: "Historic Shakey's Sign Gets Send-off from Members of the First Jazz Band to Play at 57th and J Streets." Text of press release briefly relates the history of Shakey's Pizza Parlor, its founder, Shakey Johnson, the Silver Dollar Band and its leader, Burt Wilson. Release produced by the publisher of a book on Shakey's, Paloria Press, which was located at 1731 Howe Ave, Sacramento, 95825.
Dates of Creation 2002/06/20
Title Press release regarding the Shakey's Pizza Parlor sign being retired
People Johnson, Sherwood "Shakey"
Wilson, Burt
Subjects News
Shakey's Pizza Parlor
Date 2002/06/20
Classification Music
Jazz
Restaurants
Signs
Preservation
History
Media