All Night Menu is a history of Los Angeles told in five installments. Each booklet contains eight addresses; each address reveals a different strand of L.A. culture. By the end of the series, there will be five volumes and forty stories, drawn from all time periods, subcultures, and sections of the city.
The series is written, designed, and published by Sam Sweet. It shares its name with All Night Menu Books, an imprint dedicated to telling L.A. stories.
Volume Three features:
The Legend of Michi Nishiyama and the Maravilla Handball Court
An English Seamstress Embroiders Nudie Suits In North Hollywood
Helen Fong Leaves Her Mark In Pann's
Johnny's Shimp Boat and the Indian Bars of Skid Row
A Pair of Pinstripers Outgrow Lynwood
How Tapatio Became LA's Hot Sauce
Richard Diebenkorn In the Sailmaker's Loft
A Pacific Ocean Park Triptych
80 pages. Paperback. Hand-stamped cover.