Behind the Plywood at Old Slipper Room

Posted on: July 28th, 2010 at 6:34 am by

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Two weeks ago, we had a sneak peek of the rendering for the spiffy new Slipper Room, courtesy of a small banner onsite. But that wasn’t enough of an advertisement. Oh, no! Now there is an enormous signboard of same sitting atop the sidewalk shed.

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Behind the tightly-locked plywood, meanwhile, demolition of 167 Orchard Street is nearing completion. Much of the rubble has already been carted to the sidewalk dumpster.  However, for the time being, there are still remnants of the old one-story structure.  For instance, parts of the checkered floor and even one of the velvety windows remain.

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