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.
Stop 1: ROOSEVELT MEMORIAL PARK
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