Audio Recordings Introducing the Hot Texas Wiener to the Public
About this Item
- Introducing the Hot Texas Wiener to the Public
- Contributor Names
- Betts, Chris (Narrator)
- Doris, Nick (Narrator)
- Lloyd, Timothy, 1951- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Hot Texas Weiners
- - Hot Grill (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Clifton
- - Interview with Chris Betts and Nick Doris at the Hot Grill, Clifton, NJ.
- - ND: The FVG served sauce, mustard, and onion only. When the HG opened in 1961 in Clifton, it was far enough away from the Paterson Falls-are geographic core of the tradition [maybe 3 miles] that people didn't know what a HTW was. So in 1962, at the time of the HG's first expansion, they held a grand opening. From 10 AM until 2 AM the next day they gave each person one free HTW. 40 people served 14,000 wieners that day: people came back for seconds, etc. But it introduced a great many people to the food.
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TL-A001
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Betts, Chris, Nick Doris, and Timothy Lloyd. Introducing the Hot Texas Wiener to the Public. -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004290/. (Accessed July 28, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Betts, C., Doris, N. & Lloyd, T. (1994) Introducing the Hot Texas Wiener to the Public. -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004290/.
MLA citation style:
Betts, Chris, Nick Doris, and Timothy Lloyd. Introducing the Hot Texas Wiener to the Public. -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004290/>.