Tuesday, December 20, 2016

David Goodis' 100th Birthday Party

Tenth Annual
100th Birthday Celebration for
David Goodis’s Centennial Birthday
Carpool To Hell

March 4th, 2017

10:30 AM Meet at in PORT RICHMOND BOOKS, 3037 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, PA 19134 – Street parking available.

There is no cost to be in the car pool to hell.  The tour leaves at 11:00 -11:15AM.


This is the final resting place of David Goodis.

Stop 2: Goodis’s Adult Home on East Oak Lane

Located in the East Oak Lane section of Philadelphia, this was location where many of Goodis’s greatest PBOs were written.  

Stop 3: Goodis’s Childhood Home in Logan, 4758 North 10th Street (10th and Wyoming). 

Site of True-Thugs-4-Life

Stop 4: The Devil’s Den, 1148 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

For some drinks and lunch.

Stop 5: The Docks.  

We take time out of our trip to pay homage to Goodis’s Philadelphia.  

Stop 6:  Return to PORT RICHMOND BOOKS, 3037 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, PA.

Books, beer and scintillating conversation that you will not find anywhere else in Philadelphia.

Stop 7: Dinner and Festivities at BONK’S BAR AND GRILLE, 3467 Richmond St, Philadelphia, PA 19134,(215)426-2340


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