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Thursday, January 15, 2009

After 160 Years, Fabled Yale Club Shuts Doors (NPR)

From NPR News:

by Brian Reed
Weekend Edition Sunday,
January 11, 2009

"...To the tables down at Mory's. To the place where Louie dwells. To the dear old Temple Bar we love so well...."
(From The Whppenpoof Song made famous by Bing Crosby & Rudy Vallee)

Mory's, a private club in New Haven, Conn., for Yalies, their guests and sometimes presidents, has nearly gone broke. The institution is in need of a loan from Yale or a wealthy alumnus in order to stay afloat.


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