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THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
38—Friday, September 11, 1970
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By Danny Raskin
MANY TIMES AS he walks MOE AND WIFE LILLIAN have
among the bright lights in Las I a son, Howard, 26, taking his bar
Complete Lunches 11 a.m. -4 p.m.:
examination, and a daughter, Jo-
Hour" Cocktail Time ...* Vegas, or looks out at the milling
crowds Moe Miller, vice president lynne, 31, a cashier at the Star-
' * 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
LUNCHEON DINNER COCKTAILS
FEEL FREE TO call Moe on
of the Flamingo, stares quietly as
Open Daily II 5, 5 e.H
memories of the past in Detroit dust . . . His brother, Ben, still
unfold before him ... They called
Moe "New Yorker" back in 1922 Your next visit to Las Vegas . . .
No Finer Food
No Better Facilities
when he came to live in Detroit He has never forgotten his former
For 5 to 500 People
Parking for Es.eryone
it and Oakland.
ago . . Whatever Moe can do
In 1923, Moe was selling papers to help, you may be sure that his
18332 W. McNichols 4,
* 2 Biks. NM, of Southfield Xwy
for Jack Broder on the corner of eagerness is sincere!
Grand River and Woodward . . .
FROM THE MEAGER yester-
WOODWARD AT- 11 t aFAILE RD.
Jack by the way today heads the years and a lot of wonderful mem-
famous Standard Club in Los ories, Moe as the phenomenon of
Angeles . . . Moe was only 17 Las Vegas because of the miracu-
years old when he lied about his lous job he's done at The Flamin-
age in 1927 to drive a cab with go, is the kind of down-to-earth
ONE OF AMERICA'S GREAT ORGANISTS
Sam Kaplansky and Turk Prujan- fellow you enjoy knowing . . . In
Wed. thru Sat.—No Cover or Minimum
',reser l Is
sky ... He worked for Lefty Clark other words, as "the boys" would
in 1932 as a dealer on 16 Mile and say, Moe Miller is a right guy • • -
, Van Dyke .. . and when gambling and man to man, there is no
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was closed in Michigan, Moe greater tribute!
moved to Chicago for three years,
and to Florida until 1951. .
(Meanwhile, in between, in 1934,
Detroit's Most Intimate Supper Club
248 W. McNichols (Just W. of Woodward)
Moe married the former Lillian
. . Then came Las Vegas
Attendant Parkling I
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and the start of one of the most
Detroit Common Council and
fabulous careers in the town's Mayor Roman S. Gribbs have
history . . After a year at the worked together to make avail-
Desert Inn, Moe spent 17 more at able the facilities of the Kern
ALL THE BUTTERMILK
the Sands . . . On July 1, 1969, he Block and Kennedy Square for a
took over The Flamingo, or what mammoth festival of games and
was left of it . . Owner Kirk entertainment, "Detroit Hope Hap-
Kerkorian opened the new Inter- pening," being s t a ged through
YOU CAN EAT
national and the entire Flamingo Sunday by Focus: HOPE, Inc.
personnel was put over there . . .
Today the hours will be noon-10
Kirk showed Moe The Flamingo p.m. It will close Sunday evening
"skeleton" and as much as said, with a special concert involving
15325 W. S MIU RD.
"Here it is—put it together again!" many Detroit entertainers.
/1St East ol Gtoesheil
. . Moe looked around, gulped a
On the Kern site are a ferris
few times, and squinted as lie
at 14', Oble Rd
swayed his head in wonderment wheel, merry-go-round and nine
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rides — games of skill,
at the unbeliev-
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vendors and banners.
Exhibits and public concerts are
. . . Today, the
scheduled for Kennedy Square.
result of Moe's
entertainment is free. Some
yy fantastic endeav-
dozen or more shows have been
ors has made
to appeal to a broad
h i m the ultra
spectrum of tastes, including sev-
events designed es-
Las Vegas . . .
pecially for children.
* THE FUNNY MAN COMIC TO THE COMICS -X The Flamingo is
On Sunday evening, all buildings
one of the most
in the Central Business District
( beautiful hotels
area will leave their lights on to
-IC on The Strip ... Moe Miller
Motown Recording Star
4C a veritable "city" of class enter- indicate a city and its citizens on
tainment, luscious food, polite at- the move.
tention, top accommodations and
Organist Danny Holley
11,10E HAS AN uncanny memory at Afterglow Lounge
Organ stylist Danny Holley is
. rattling off boyhood friends
1200 Southfield, Lincoln Park
4C who included Eddie Epstein, Nate featured attrac-
(on premises of Quality Court Motel)
Diamond, Ben Siegel, Dave Mey- tion at the After-
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ers, Mortie Shuster, Lou Lebo- glow Lounge on 5
IN THE DOWNRIVER AREA. UP TO 200.
* witz, Ben "Doyle" Scharf, Max W. McNichols, in
* Zuckerman, Al Mendelson, Midgie an array of stand-
Rashkin, Midgie Meltzer, Sam ards, pops, show
THURS., SEPT. 24 7:30 P.M.
Dictor, Morrie Sherman, Charles tunes and hits of
No Cover Charge Anytime
MAIL ORDERS ONLY
Eddie Webb's Trio
around Barnie Fleishman's candy day. He is ac-
6 Nites Weekly
store on Pingree and 12th and companied on the
7.50 6.50 5.50 4.50
Claude's Pool Room on Oakland drums by Bill
Send Ords or money order along
and Owen . . plus many many Peterson and ap-
...pt. to . MASJNIC AUDITORI-
more . . . Moe never forgets—he pears Wednesday
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remembers them all . . . On the through Saturday nights.
wall of his small unpretentious
No man is clever enough to know
office at the Flamingo is a scene
CARRY-OUT and DELIVERY
at the old Paddock Bar with a few all the evil he does.—La Roche-
of the fellows.
CO U PON
WHEN IT COMES TO recogniz-
ing gaming talent and running a
Henry K. Martin
place, there's no greater example
(Choice of Following)
than the Flamingo . . . but show
biz beginners—that's another story
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in Detroit and Moe telling Amos
Jacobs, "Drive a truck, you'll
Hit Comedy Revue
never make it." . . Amos tried
Associate Producer Gene Rosenberg
getting on the police force but was
All Orders Include Choice of Two—
"Absolutely funniest, most enjoyable
discovered to be color blind so
Spaghetti, French Fries or Cole Slaw.
show in town"
stayed in show business and
BOB TALBERT Det. Free Press
changed his name to Danny Thom-
4144 12 Mile Rd., Berkley (Just E. of Greenfield)
Wed. & Thurs. 8:30 p.m. — Fri. 8:30 8. 10:30 p.m.
as .. . Moe saw Harvey Lichten-
Sat. 8:30 & 10:30
stein at Verne's Bar on Woodward
Mon.-Tues.-Wed.-Thurs. & Sun.
and Forest . and told him to go
12 Noon-10 p.m.
to work with his father as a barber
Fri. & Sat. 12 Noon-12 p.m.
. . . Harvey changed his name to
12 Mile at Northwestern
Stone and went on to become al
real funny one.
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