The dog walker is carrying a pencil, I think.
As Tom Lehrer put it, “We are the Folk Song Army,” &c.
Untitled illustrations by Ruby Davidson, from Harold H. Hart’s Hart’s Guide to New York City (New York: Hart Publishing, 1964). Captions mine.
Also from Harold Hart’s Guide
Chock full o’Nuts
Mayflower Coffee Shop(pe)
Minetta Tavern, Monkey Bar
Friday, April 16, 2010
By Michael Leddy at 6:19 AM