Columbus Nightclub Days,East Dallas,AAfter The Gold Rush etc...etc...etc...

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AcidTrip

Newark, OH

#1 Mar 29, 2010
Do you remember the Night Club Days In Columbus,in the 80's ...... East Dallas, After The Gold Rush,Peppermint Tiger,Dixie Electric,Charlie Bear Land Of Dance,Screamin Willies North and East. Does anyone remember The Bouncersand Bartenders? East Dallas had "Big" Bruce Dickenson,Chuck lewis, Gold Rush had Dick Waites,the list goes on and on and on.
ysyeo_ralphie

Columbus, OH

#3 Jul 31, 2012
was the gold rush the one off the road to jc penney outlet behind the car dealer. looking at google maps and dont see it, prolly long gone. also used to go to the Fifties connection quite a bit in the early 90s.
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#4 Jul 31, 2012
ysyeo_ralphie wrote:
was the gold rush the one off the road to jc penney outlet behind the car dealer. looking at google maps and dont see it, prolly long gone. also used to go to the Fifties connection quite a bit in the early 90s.
If I remember correctly, Germain Toyota sits where After the Gold Rush used to be. Chris Miller (?) was one of the owners he was (is?) also the owner of Zeno's.

“Hey, Sarge!”

Since: Dec 10

The Milky Way

#5 Jul 31, 2012
AcidTrip wrote:
Do you remember the Night Club Days In Columbus,in the 80's ...... East Dallas, After The Gold Rush,Peppermint Tiger,Dixie Electric,Charlie Bear Land Of Dance,Screamin Willies North and East. Does anyone remember The Bouncersand Bartenders? East Dallas had "Big" Bruce Dickenson,Chuck lewis, Gold Rush had Dick Waites,the list goes on and on and on.
You forgot R & R at the Continent!
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#6 Jul 31, 2012
Screaming Willies East used to be an A&P store (next to Rink's Bargain City).

Screaming Willies North used to be an Ontario supermarket only store (now Value City).

Charlie Bear's used to be in the old Kroger store at Great Eastern.

Dixie Electric Co. is now Big Lots at Great Western. I think it was a variety store. Probably Kresge or Woolworth.

Don't remember Peppermint Tiger.
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#7 Jul 31, 2012
Boomer7 wrote:
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You forgot R & R at the Continent!
Elephant Bar!
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#8 Jul 31, 2012
Charlie Horse - Big redneck country bar in the old Tempo-Buckeye Mart in Lancaster.

Owned by the same people who owned Screamin Willies, Charlie Bear, East Dallas, etc.

“Hey, Sarge!”

Since: Dec 10

The Milky Way

#12 Jul 31, 2012
Enzyte Bob wrote:
<quoted text>Elephant Bar!
That was nice.
R & R had prettier women!

“Hey, Sarge!”

Since: Dec 10

The Milky Way

#13 Jul 31, 2012
hey now wrote:
The Bistro off of Olentangy Rd across from Ch.4...The Alligators with a stage full of horns!
Off topic..,
Rumor: Yolanda Harris wife of CPD Resource Officer at high school in jail.
The Author

Grove City, OH

#14 Jul 31, 2012
Boomer7 wrote:
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You forgot R & R at the Continent!
I still have a shot glass from R & R. A couple coworkers and I were there, and some busty pint-sized chick comes around with them in a bandolier on her torso, asking if we want to buy one. The other two say no, I said sure, as long as I get to take it out of the holder. Ok, she says with a big smile and sticks her boobs way out. Took me awhile to work it out, on purpose of course. My fellas were falling out all over the place, sick that they didn't think of it. Best money I spent that week.
The Author

Grove City, OH

#15 Jul 31, 2012
Enzyte Bob wrote:
<quoted text>If I remember correctly, Germain Toyota sits where After the Gold Rush used to be. Chris Miller (?) was one of the owners he was (is?) also the owner of Zeno's.
Remember the chick who got out on the freeway near ATGR, then got flattened by a semi? Probably '82 or '83. I think they closed not too long after that.
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#16 Jul 31, 2012
Boomer7 wrote:
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Off topic..,
Rumor: Yolanda Harris wife of CPD Resource Officer at high school in jail.
He has a wife named Yolanda L Smith. LOL

Again reminding me what a buddy of mine says - No matter how good looking someone is, someone's tired of effing them.

“Hey, Sarge!”

Since: Dec 10

The Milky Way

#17 Jul 31, 2012
The Author wrote:
<quoted text>I still have a shot glass from R & R. A couple coworkers and I were there, and some busty pint-sized chick comes around with them in a bandolier on her torso, asking if we want to buy one. The other two say no, I said sure, as long as I get to take it out of the holder. Ok, she says with a big smile and sticks her boobs way out. Took me awhile to work it out, on purpose of course. My fellas were falling out all over the place, sick that they didn't think of it. Best money I spent that week.
Ahhhh, the old days!
Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#18 Jul 31, 2012
3. SMITH, YOLANDA L

Associated names:
HARRIS, YOLANDA L
HARRIS, YOLANDA BROWN

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Enzyte Bob

Columbus, OH

#19 Jul 31, 2012
The Author wrote:
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Remember the chick who got out on the freeway near ATGR, then got flattened by a semi? Probably '82 or '83. I think they closed not too long after that.
Yep, I remember.

Since: Oct 10

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#20 Jul 31, 2012
hey now wrote:
The Bistro off of Olentangy Rd across from Ch.4...The Alligators with a stage full of horns!
How often did you go see the Alligators?

Since: Oct 10

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#22 Aug 1, 2012
hey now wrote:
<quoted text>Probably both Friday and Saturday of the weekends that were booked there which seemed like every other weekend...then catch them at other places from time to time.
If you want to see remnants of the band....they play Sundays at the Rumba Cafe near campus on Summit.....they have 3 horn players still.
It is called the hoodoo soul band.....

The guitar player plays with the Hipnotics and a horn band called Conspiracy....

http://www.columbusrumbacafe.com/Rumba/RUMBA_...

“Hey, Sarge!”

Since: Dec 10

The Milky Way

#23 Aug 1, 2012
Guido's Speakeasy was a good place for jazz!
Located across the street from the convention center before it was built!
The late Vince Andrews played there on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Dude Watson

Cleveland, OH

#24 Aug 1, 2012
Enzyte Bob wrote:
Screaming Willies East used to be an A&P store (next to Rink's Bargain City).
Screaming Willies North used to be an Ontario supermarket only store (now Value City).
Charlie Bear's used to be in the old Kroger store at Great Eastern.
Dixie Electric Co. is now Big Lots at Great Western. I think it was a variety store. Probably Kresge or Woolworth.
Don't remember Peppermint Tiger.
Peppermint Tiger was a t Great Southern Shopping Center on S. High St.
Innocent Bystander

Lockbourne, OH

#26 Aug 1, 2012
How about National Trails Saloon on Rt. 40 across from Lakewood High School (Hebron)....?

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