The Corner Bar (1972–1973)

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The life and times of the patrons of Grants Toomb, a New York tavern owned (first season) by Harry Grant and (second season) by Mae and Frank. Working there are Joe the black cook, Meyer ... See full summary »

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1973   1972  
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Shimen Ruskin ...
 Meyer Shapiro (16 episodes, 1972-1973)
J.J. Barry ...
 Fred Costello (15 episodes, 1972-1973)
Bill Fiore ...
 Phil Bracken (15 episodes, 1972-1973)
Gabriel Dell ...
 Harry Grant (10 episodes, 1972)
Joe Keyes ...
 Joe (10 episodes, 1972)
Langhorn Scruggs ...
 Mary Ann (10 episodes, 1972)
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 Peter Panama (9 episodes, 1972)
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 Mae / ... (7 episodes, 1972-1973)
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 Donald Hooten (6 episodes, 1973)
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 Frank Flynn (6 episodes, 1973)
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The life and times of the patrons of Grants Toomb, a New York tavern owned (first season) by Harry Grant and (second season) by Mae and Frank. Working there are Joe the black cook, Meyer the waiter and Mary Ann the waitress. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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21 June 1972 (USA)  »

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The Ultimate Summer Series; Duffy's Tavern meets Cheers
19 June 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This show lasted the two summer seasons of 1972 and 1973. The plots spun around the assorted characters hanging around Harry Grant the first season. The dialogue was great; the cabdriver used to say, "I got a Mother who's Irish and a Mother-in-law who's Italian. The only thing they can agree on is the pope." Then, there was the time the staff joined a union and went on strike only to discover that Harry had already given them wonderful benefits. This show came back in 1973, but lost most of its charm. What is interesting is that Harry Ritz and Huntz Hall were considered for the leads.


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