Saturday, September 24, 2016

This Week on the Island 09/25/2016

  ‘This Week on the Island’ is written by Doug Bennett and is an update to friends about happenings in Key West last week. Everything is true except for those parts that are lies.
Weather: It has been beautiful all week.
The book this week was ‘Tanzi’s Luck’ by C. I. Dennis.
Not much happening on the island so I will post some current vs old pictures.
Harpoon Harry 's

 Old Fishermans Cafe
Was Finnigans Wake now Lucy's

 Nick's Swinging Doors
Sloppy Joe's

Putting in the foundation for Victoria's Restaurant. The building later became Sloppy Joe's
Captain Tony's

 Oldest Bar also at one time was the Blind Pig.

Red Garter Saloon

The old Anchor Inn
Blue Heaven

Old Blue Heaven
B. O.'s Fish Wagon
B. O.'s Fish Wagon when it was a wagon on Duval St.

We end this week with one of Jo’s orchids blooming just outside the side door.

  Key West you have got to love it
'Close to Perfect, far from Normal’
Doug Bennett
Lat 24.5591N, Long 81.8016W
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