Mudcat Café message #3036851 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #11959   Message #3036851
Posted By: dick greenhaus
20-Nov-10 - 02:05 PM
Thread Name: Great Coffee Houses
Subject: RE: Great Coffee Houses
In NY, at least, the coffeehouse was a phenomenon created to cater to underage patrons---the drinking age was 21. More established folk music
venues all served booze---and were out of bounds to young folkies.