History of Gay and Lesbian Life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Print Media - InStep Magazine

Instep Magazine- Issue Excerpts
Volume 1, Number 10 -- June 14-27, 1984
Cover image
Ad: Wis. Lesbian Gay Network (WLGN) summer retreat
(page 2)
What's Up Front: artist Tom Rezza depicts Chicago Pride parade
(page 3)
News Briefs: Pipe bombs terrorize cities in Midwest, including Milwaukee
(page 4)
News Briefs: Wisconsin AIDS update
(page 5)
News brief: Madison's The United group files complaint against Milw. Journal; Milwaukee begins process to select new Police Chief;
+ Ad: Your Place bar
(page 6)
Chicago's 15th annual Pride Parade;
+ Ad: Miss Gay Continental USA Wisconsin Pageant
(page 7)
Group Notes: BWMT (Black and White Men Together) sponsoring bus to Chicago pride; WLGN (Wis Lesbian Gay Network) retreat and campout; Madison's Gay Center announces summer outings; Christian Gay OK celebrates first anniversary
(page 8)
Ad: Rod's and the New Bar, Madison
(page 9)
Steppin' Out; + Ad: Body Shop (Green Bay) 2nd Anniversary
(page 12)
Ad: Factory II, 2nd annual Black Tie Affair
(page 13)
Steppin' Out continued: Fannie Fest, Who's No Lady Revue, Sam's in Madison closed; Body Shop 2nd anniversary weekend
+ Photo: La Cage bartenders
(page 14)
Photos: Mr. & Miss 1101 West contest (Appleton): contestants, and co-owners Ed and Andy with winners Steve Tucker and Barbie Mason
(page 15)
Steppin' Out cont: Georgian Guest House (Lake Geneva), Chez Amies restaurant in Prospect Mall closed; Shadows has a new cook
(page 16)
Photo: Who's No Lady Revue case at La Cage Aux Folles;
+ Ad: Shadows cocktails & dining
(page 17)
Calendar, cont; Ad: Parkway Theatre;
Photos: 219 dancer Scott, and summer on Lake Michigan
(page 20)
(page 21)
Jock Shorts: results of 1984 Wreck Room Classic Invitational Softball Tournament
(page 30)
Ad: Clay's Castaways
(page 31)
Jock Shorts, cont.: results of 1984 Wreck Room Classic Invitational Softball Tournament
+ Ad: BallGame
(page 34)
Ad: Mister Windy City Contest
(page 35)
Jock Shorts, cont.;
+ Ads: 1101 West, Appleton; and Club Baths Milwaukee
(page 36)
Photo: Factory II's "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" premier of Sunday women's night; Ms. Gay Wisconsin Cindy Schumann, with Factory partner Sunny
(page 37)

Credits: All cover images and text from In Step copyrighted;
Thanks to William Attewell for permissions to reproduce select items.
Artwork of Tom Rezza reproduced with his permission.
Page design and format by Don Schwamb.
Last updated: December-2008.