The Roaring 60's Club
June 1967 to ~ February 1975
2305 S Shepherd
See the story of the rest of the battle, ending in 1980
is the Banner Project entry for the Roaring 60's, and it opened in June
word about the research on this bar...
was already partnerd with Ricci
Below, listed in the bar guide of the 1970 Houston magazine Gayboy
Below, our ownly gay newspaper from this time was The Nuntius, the source of most of these ads
Her ads varied little over time, but I'm showing them anyway for continuity.
the separate ad for Ricci's clothing/costume business,
were gaps in the publications available at this time. For example, no
issues of the Nuntius after April 1974,
was the only other Houston newspaper, and it only mentioned
So, it appears the club closed around this time.
reliable gay publication, TWT, did not begin until April 1975.
there are some short video clips including Rita on this page