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OPENING NIGHT REPORT: The Bishop’s Collar, 24th & Fairmount, PHL

We had a very encouraging start to this long (FIVE Tuesdays’ run) October at The Bishop’s Collar, a Fairmount pub of the classic variety.  Letter-writing recidivists Woody D. and Robert E set the tone early, and we had 22 letters … Continue reading

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Fare Thee Well September!

We will be in a different location come October (see below) – BUT NOT YET. Tonight, join us for one last Publetters in one of our favorite bars–Bridgewaters Pub, nestled just inside 30th Street Station, 30th and Market Streets, Philadelphia. … Continue reading

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PUBLETTERS IS BACK: in 30th St. Station!

 Bridgewaters Pub is tucked just steps from one of the grandest public spaces in Philadelphia, the main waiting room of Amtrak 30th Street Station.  Bridgewaters has handsome woody interior, a kitchen several notches above your usual tavern, and offers a … Continue reading

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LAST CALL FOR SUMMER PUBLETTERS!

Here is a stack of more than three dozen letters, some going around the corner, others going all the way to Ghana, West Africa, and at least one going to George Takei.   Next Tuesday (7/25) is our last Publetters of … Continue reading

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“… to Boldly Go… To MANAYUNK…”

The atmosphere at Lucky’s Last Chance is nearly identical to that of Earth – or “Center City”, as some call it.  There is a surface transport hub operated by S.E.P.T.A. just a short distance from Lucky’s. Our group will gather to take … Continue reading

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That time between the mail’s arrival and the reading…

… goes about like this…https://www.instagram.com/p/BDySQhhzVPB/?taken-by=publetters  

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Warm up near the pizza oven tonight!

Cold is relative; think about the warm emotions a nice letter brings out on the second reading.  Join us tonight (19 Jan.) for the third Publetters of January at Clarkville, 43rd & Baltimore Ave., where the pizzas rival the craft beers, or … Continue reading

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PUBLETTERS in NOVEMBER • just one this month, on 11/17, at DOOBIES

Join us for the first Publetters of Fall, in the very middle of November, Tuesday, 11/17 at DOOBIES BAR, 22nd & Lombard Streets in SW Center City.   We will have nice stationery and stamps thanks to Casa Papel and Trophy Bikes. … Continue reading

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LAST PUBLETTERS OF THE SUMMER–tonight at DOOBIES BAR

If you don’t write to your friends about your vacation, did it really happen?  Get caught up on your correspondence at Publetters, -TONIGHT-, Aug. 4th, at Doobies Bar, 22 & Lombard Sts., Philadelphia.  Casa Papel provides posh paper and envelopes, … Continue reading

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WOW–PUBLETTERS is ONE!

It was a year ago this month that the idea of pouring words onto a page and beer into a glass gently struck us, as we sat comfortably in Doobies Bar.  Owner Patty Brett encouraged us (Mike McGettigan/trophy bikes, Nestor Torres / … Continue reading

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