Bill Miller's Riviera: America's Showplace in Fort Lee, New by Tom Austin,Ron Kase

By Tom Austin,Ron Kase

the place did Frank Sinatra, Mickey Mantle, Sugar Ray Robinson, Joan Crawford and hundreds of thousands of different A-listers besides mobsters like Meyer Lansky devour, drink and dance? It wasn't in Hollywood or on the Copacabana yet at invoice Miller's Riviera in fortress Lee. The Riviera's breathtaking perspectives of latest York, its gorgeous showgirls and its playing corridor drew the recognized and notorious to its tables. After it was once initially run as a speakeasy by way of Ben Marden throughout the Twenties, invoice Miller, a Russian Jewish immigrant, attracted the main sought-after performers and grew to become it into probably the most well known nightclubs throughout the Forties and Nineteen Fifties. Relive invoice Miller's Riviera and adventure the buzz of his fortunate patrons.

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