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

Instep Magazine- Issue Excerpts
Volume 5, Number 19 -- October 27- November 9, 1988
Cover image
Gay Side cartoon,
by Tom Rezza
History of the
Miss and Mr Gay Wisconsin Pageants
Tri-Cable Tonight 1st Anniversary

Wisconsin AIDS Fund
Wisconsin AIDS Fund


Mr Triangle contest;
winner Carl Cliver, r.u. Squeeler and Terry
Miss LaCage contest;
winner Mary Richards, r.u. Joey Black and Goldie
Club 219 Closet Ball-
45 minutes to change from man to woman;
winner Garret becomes Regina (lower photo)

Wreck Room Saloon advertisement
Wreck Room Saloon Grand Opening
including photo of owner Bill
Steppin' Out:
Our Place temporary closing; Shadows II birthdays;
Club 219 Closet Ball; Miss YP;
Oh What The Hell show
Steppin' Out:
Wreck Room Saloon opening; New Bar;
Miss La Cage; Wis. Light 1 year old

Baby Jane Hudson and others
put on a "Oh What The Hell..." show at Jet's Place
Birthday party at Shadows II for
Bobby, Yolanda, Greg and Scotty;
Shadows owner Matthew in top photo
Miss Your Place contest;
winner Mary Richards

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: June-2008.