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Title Yuppies Invade My House at Dinnertime.
Object Name Book
Catalog Number 2006.005.0008
Collection Hoboken Library & Literary Collection
Credit Museum Purchase.
Author added entry Barry, Joe
Derevlany, John
Summary Yuppies Invade My House at Dinnertime. A Tale of brunch, bombs, and gentrification in an American city. Edited by Joseph Barry and John Derevlany. Photos by Ken Clare. Hoboken: Big River Publishing, [1987.] First printing, September 1987.

8vo softcover. pp. xxiv, 183, photo illustrated.

Consists of letters to the editor of the local newspaper, The Hoboken Reporter, from 1983 to 1987 regarding several aspects of the changing and conflicted city that it reported on. Barry was the founder (1983) and publisher of the newspaper; Derevlany had been the editor in 1986-1987. Barry was also an important Hoboken real estate developer (Applied Company) and wrote a column for the weekly.

The letters are organized into several topics as listed in the table of contents. The introduction states that they are generally in chronological order. Not indexed. Biographies of the editors and photographer are on pages [182-183.]
Publisher Big River Publishing
Published Place Hoboken
Published Date 1987
Copy# 1
Physical Description 8vo softcover.
Year Range from 1987
Year Range to 1987
ISBN 0-944421-01-6
Caption front cover
Imagefile 043\20060050008.TIF
Classification Real Estate
Social & Personal Activity
Domestic Life
Government & Politics
Ethnic Culture
Cultural Activities
Business & Commerce