1page 2 of 97349697 Back.Abe Weinstein Oral HistoryObject Number: 1994.007.0018Category: Oral HistoriesOral history interview subject: Abe WeinsteinOral history interviewer: Bob PorterType of Object: Oral historyDate: 08/16/1994Credit Line: Oral History Collection/The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey PlazaDimensions: 32 MinutesMedium: Hi-8 videotapeCopyright Info: The Sixth Floor Museum DescriptionVideotaped oral history interview with Abe Weinstein. Mr. Weinstein was the owner of the Colony Club, a burlesque establishment two doors down from Jack Ruby's Carousel Club on Commerce Street. Considered the most reputable burlesque establishment in Dallas, the Colony Club was the chief rival of Ruby's club. Interview conducted at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza on August 16, 1994 by Bob Porter. The interview is thirty-two minutes long.The video attached to this record is an excerpt. The entire interview is available in our Reading Room to on-site researchers or by submitting a Rights & Reproductions Request Form.Curator's NotesMr. Weinstein passed away on January 4, 2000. - Stephen Fagin, CuratorTags Colony Club Downtown Dallas Jack Ruby (OHC) Night clubs Oral histories Ruby acquaintances Ruby, Jack Weinstein, Abe All requests for permission to reproduce, publish or broadcast materials in this collection must be submitted to the Museum's registrar, using the Rights & Reproductions Request Form. Inquiries may be sent to email@example.com.