Harlem born Ron Walker talks to Harlem Cultural Archives about his father Snookie who owned Snookie’s Sugar Bowl a luncheonette in Harlem, New York during the 1950’s and 1960’s.
Mr. Walker talks about what made the luncheonette at 137th Street and 7th Avenue (Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.,), unique from Jocks Place, the Harlem Mafia, Snookie’s Sugar Bowl Five to the 1970’s, the Chili Bowl, and more.
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