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

Instep Magazine- Issue Excerpts
Volume 5, Number 15 -- September 1-14, 1988
Cover image


Masthead & Cover Story:
Milwaukee Lesbian Gay Pride Celebration logo incorporates city skyline art
(Page 2)
Ad: Club 219: Restyling Fridays
(Page 3)
Group Notes: Give the 'Gay Way';
AIDS Trek II in La Crosse; Gay & Lesbian vote promoted by Gay/ Lesbian Cable Network
(Page 10)
Ad: La Cage
(Page 11)
Group Notes, cont.: MASN Update (Madison AIDS Support Network),
+ Friends of the Foundation (CCF)
(Page 12)
Ad: Balistreri's Italian Ristorante
(Page 13)
Health: New HIV Group forms
(Page 16)
Ads: GAMMA Corn Roast + Jet's Place bar
(Page 17)
MAP Fest information
(Page 20)
Ad: MAP Fest '88
(Page 21)
MAP Fest Entertainment, Schedule
(Page 22)
MAP Fest info, continued
+ Ad: Napalese Lounge, Green Bay
(Page 23)
The Arts:
(Page 24)
Fest City Singers' Abracadazzle show at the Ballgame
(Page 25)


Milwaukee Lesbian Gay Pride Celebration- Schedule of activities
(Page 26)
Milwaukee Lesbian Gay Pride Celebration- Schedule of activities
(Page 27)
Gay Pride performance by Romanovksy & Phillips + Amethyst
(Page 28)
Photo: Amethyst group
(Page 29)
Plans for Pride 88 continued, including plans for Celebration 88
(Page 30)
Ad: Pride Ball
(Page 31)
LRN/ Lambda Rights Network's goals project
+ Ad: Wreck Room
(Page 32)
Ad: Club 94, Kenosha, Mr. & Miss Club 94 Contest
(Page 33)
Steppin' Out
+ Photo, birthday at Triangle
(Page 34)
Steppin' Out, cont.
+ Photo, Cream City Foundation Board of Directors at Club 219
(in foreground: Warren Breitlow, unknown, Don Schwamb, Chuck Brotz)
(Page 35)
Photos: Annual Mr. Rod's contest and show
(Page 38)
Ad: Rod's bar (Madison) Labor Day weekend
(Page 39)
Ad: Pivot Club (Appleton) presents Mr. and Miss Southeastern Gay Wisconsin pageant
(Pages 40-41)
Calendar + Ad: Melange
(Page 42)
Ad: Triangle bar
(Page 43)
Calendar, continued
(Page 44)
Ad: The Alternative
(Page 45)
Photos: Your Place 23rd anniversary party
(Page 46)
Ad: Club Bath Milwaukee
(Page 47)
Calendar, cont.
(Page 48)
Calendar, cont.
(Page 49)
Photos: Mr. and Miss Gay Kenosha contest
(Page 50)
A Woman's View: lesbian images
+ Ad: Jodee's, racine
(Page 51)
Photos: Short Circuit bar's Grand Opening party
(Page 54)
Photos: La Cage's Polka Dot party
(Page 55)
Jock Shorts: Bikers plan Madison trek
(Page 58)
(Page 59)

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Thanks to William Attewell for permissions to reproduce select items.
Page design and format by Don Schwamb.
Last updated: June-2008.