Good Things to Eat and Drink. Topsy's Roost. Playland at the Beach. [Cover title]
Good Things to Eat and Drink. Topsy's Roost. Playland at the Beach. [Cover title]
[San Francisco / Dining / Racism].

Good Things to Eat and Drink. Topsy's Roost. Playland at the Beach. [Cover title]

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[San Francisco]: Topsy's Roost, (n. d.). Circa 1940s. 6-1/2" x 3-1/2". Trifold menu with two cover panels, two menu panels, and two promotional/rules panels. Illustrations of racist caricatures to front panel. Clean and bright, with only a hint of wear. Near Fine.

The menu portion features an entire panel devoted to beverages, mostly alcoholic, with drinks priced between $.25 and $.40. Topsy's opened as a "chicken shack" in 1929, but soon became renowned as a local nightclub, with live bands and a busy dance floor.


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