THE DETROIT JMISH. NEWS
The Best of Everything
THE ONE AND ONLY .
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cleanest places around .. .
and their five-ounce-or-
Hilton, Crooks Rd.
THERE'S A LOT OF more sandwiches are hard
friendship . . . much love .. . to beat . . . both in taste and
- between Joe Cornell, his price . . . Chris makes the
present students and former homemade soups (no
students, many who now preservatives, artificial
work for him as teachers .. . flavor or color) ... . Manny
slices the beef and concocts
and their parents.
This extremely likeable the delicious full-bodied
gent has been teaching gen- chili that so many people
erations how to dance .. . rave about.
When Manny slices
and for 32 years has put on a
Spring Ball dance competi- corned beef or pastrami, it
tion that always ranks so sort of reminds you about
far above others.
yesteryears as he hands
Recent one, with wife pieces of whatever he is cut-
Kathie and staff at his side, ting to people sitting nearby
was for over 600 at Michi- . . . The atmosphere is very
gan Inn . . . Joe's dance con- homey.
Their big yellow awning
tests are one of the very few
with live music . . . Usually, with "Manny's" on it is just
it's Jerry Ross Five Plus west of Woodward.
Two . . . a very entertaining
LETTER SENT TO
and ever-soT aood group of Marney Rich at Monthly
five very melodic guys and Detroit by George Gunsberg
of Modern Delicatessen .. .
two swell gal singers.
Wouldn't be the same "I have just finished reading
without Joe as emcee . . . your most uninformed arti-
he's done it for so long .. . cle about the delis of De-
plus uncountable bar mitz- troit. About your disparag-
vahs and other shindigs. ing remarks concerning the
. . . And Joe was at his usual Modern Deli, let me
gracious best . . . giving out straighten you out about a
16 trophies . . . as so many few facts. Number one, Mrs.
moms, dads, grandparents Krugel (may she rest in
and friends cheered when peace) always had her teeth
numbers of their favorites in her mouth, and I don't
think you are old enough to
Life has been kind and remember if she did or not.
cruel to Joe . . . but the And your reference to the
warmth he oozes is a con- honor system, what dif-
tinuous reflection on all ference does that make as
far as the quality of the res-
who know and love him.
CHINESE ART AND taurant is concerned? It is
ANTIQUES: Appreciation only good business to give
and Collection symposium receipts so that manage-
. . . is April 28, 9:30 a.m.-4 ment knows what's going
p.m., at Henry Ford Cen- on.
"Your reference to store-
tennial Library on Michi-
gan Ave. in Dearborn . . . bought bread proves how
It's being presented by little you really know. All
Chinese American Educa- delis buy their bread. No
tional and C_ultural Center one bakes their own. We
of Michigan . . . celebrating buy ours from one of the best
bicentennial of America's and oldest commercial
bakeries in Detroit (New
trade with China.
For more info, contact Modern), which I am sure
supplies 90 percent of the
c Elizabeth Chiu King, delis in the Metropolitan
president of CAECC, 271- Detroit area.
"And last, but most im-
0551 (Henry Ford College
library during day) or 559- portant, the quality of the
food. Our soups are still the
5579 after 5 p.m.
Among the exhibitors, best in the city. Mrs.
Fran Weiss has been in the Krugel's soups are still
antique business over 20 made with the same quality
years . . . She opened her as they have been for the
gallery on N. Woodward in past 50 years. The corned
Birmingham two years ago beef is all choice meat,
. . . specializing in Chinese hand-picked for size and
art and antiques that in- quality by our supplier.
"Remember, this restau-
clude porcelains, jade, fur-
niture, jewelry, textiles and rant is over 50 years old (the
oldest deli in Detroit) and
"SOMETHING'S A- doesn't want to look like the
FOOT" is murder mystery fancy ones in the suburbs.
"We do our best to please,
musical opening four-week
engagement April 27-May but if we cannot please you,
27 at Birmingham Theater my advice is to stay out.
"The next time you write
... Ribtickling musical
dunit that spoofs about the delis of Detroit, do
Agatha Christie murder your research first."
novels stars Imogene Coca.
MANNY'S DELI on PRUJANSKY has hit his
Nine Mile in Ferndale seats 75th birthday . . . Congratu-
only 29 people . . . with four lations to him . . . The
booths, three two-top tables former Detroiter who
moved to Los Angeles in
and seven counter seats .. .
but has grown so popular 1942 and became known as
that it isn't unlikely to see a "Celebrity to The Celeb-
- bank president, show biz or rities" was once considered
sports personality, politi- among the nation's top em-
cian, etc. mingling.with the cees and hosts . . . He owned
persons from every walk of some of the largest night-
clubs in Detroit and Los
Manny and wife Chris Angeles.
Farao have one of the Continued on Page 50
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BUT- DON'T WORRY!!!
WE WON'T LEAVE YOU HUNGRY
BECAUSE ON THURS., APRIL 19,
WE WILL BE OPENING
OUR 2ND PICKLE BARREL
AT MARKET STREET
NORTH OF 12 MILE
,. PLEASE JOIN US IN
THE CELEBRATION AS WE WILL
TRADITIONAL PASSOVER DISHES
INCLUDING "FRIED MATZO"
JACK, AL, DEBI, SHELLY
AND ALL THE STAFF •
AT PICKLE BARREL
P S LAST MINUTE PASSOVER
ORDERS WILL BE ACCEPTED
WITH SO MANY THANKS FOR
YOUR EVERLASTING FRIENDSHIP
AND CONTINUED PATRONAGE
♦.HAPPY AND HEALTHY ♦
12 MILE & EVERGREEN I*
WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT
THE ORGINAL PICKLE BARREL DELI ♦
WILL BE -CLOSED MON., APRIL 16 ♦
FOR A COMPLETE RENOVATION. ♦
IN APPROXIMATELY 3 WEEKS,
YOU WILL BE ABLE TO HAVE THE .
BEST DELI FOOD IN TOWN
IN A BEAUTIFUL NEW SETTING.
and Al Winkler
NIKO & KOSTA KARAGEORGOS
AND ITS ENTIRE STAFF
VERY PROUDLY WISH
FOR A VERY
22140 WOODWARD lust S. of 9 Mile
CHARLIE & FRANK
AND THE ENTIRE STAFF
THANK THEIR MANY
FRIENDS & CUSTOMERS
FOR RIALTO CAFE'S
AND MOST HEARTILY
WISH EVERYONE A
HEALTHY & HAPPY
OUR THANKS TO ALL
FOR MAKING US ONE OF
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