Title: Sam's Bar An American Landscape
Year of publication: 1987
Publisher: A Dolphin Book, Doubleday & Co.
City: Garden City, New York
Number of Pages: ?, pages unnumbered
Cover: hard cover
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 87-9155
At five o'clock, work ends. Maybe five-thirty. Maybe five forty-five. Work is over. Thank God. People come to Sam's Bar. Every night at five-fifteen, five-forty, ten to six. Sam's not there. Or maybe Sam is there. People ask Chuck, the other bartender, "Where's Sam?" "He's not here," says Chuck, "what'll you have?"