Richard K Fox

Fear and Loathing Gentrification on the Bowery, Circa 1904

Posted May 20, 2021 at 5:09 am

His name was Chuck Connors, the unofficial “mayor” of Chinatown at the turn of last century. Connors lived on Doyers Street and was friends with Richard K. Fox, founding owner of the historic lifestyle magazine Police Gazette. He lived there rent-free due to a purported arrangement with the publication to which he provided a man-on-the-street […]

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