Here’s some photographs to illustrate some of the topics of this weeks Bowery Boys podcast. You can hear the podcast below, or go to iTunes and subscribe to us for free!
Many more pics can be found here:
Even with the sun out, the streets were still seething with riots and looting:
Hot, sticky congestion!
Working by candlelight
Shea Stadium, bottom of the sixth:
Fires, especially in Brooklyn and the Bronx, raged out of control:
Despite it all, the enterprising shop-owner still made a few bucks: