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

Instep Magazine- Issue Excerpts
Volume 7, Number 2 -- February 1-14, 1990
Cover image
Cover artist Corey Haywood
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Ad: AIDS/ HIV antibody test
(page 3)
News briefs: Wisconsin AIDS bills introduced
(page 4)
News briefs: Fundamentalist broadcaster upset over local proclamations for LGBT causes; ROTC at UW-Madison, Chancellor Donna Shalala and ROTC discrimination
(page 5)

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Ad: In memory of John M. Cowles, sponsored by CCF and GAMMA
(page 7)
Group notes: Woman to Woman conference in Milwaukee;
MASN/ Madison AIDS SUpport Network 3rd annual Sweet Sunday Afternoon
(page 12)
Group notes: MIL-M-AIDS goes back to Madison
+ Ad: MAP- Milwaukee AIDS Project
(page 13)
Group notes: Young Lesbian Group- Milwaukee; Homophobia workshops; Mr and Miss Black Wisconsin On the Move Pageant
(page 14)
Ad: Partners Dating Game/ Valentines Day Party
(page 15)
Letter: Michael Lisowski vs. Ralph Navarro
(page 24)
Ad: Club 3054 Grand opening party
(page 25)
In Memorium: John M. Cowles, 1953-1990
(page 28)
The Arts, + Ad: PLWA Coalition (People Living with AIDS of Wisconsin)
(page 29)
The Arts, cont.
(page 32)
Ad: Masquers, Wausau "Central Wisconsin's Newest Video Bar"
(page 33)
Photos: Jet's Place premiere of Wednesday Night Talent Search: Miss M., host, and first winner Beaker
(page 34)
Ad: Jet's Place: Talent Search and Valentine's Show
(page 35)
Steppin' Out: Miss Gay Chubby Wisconsin Pageant at Club 219; Jo'Dee's 17th anniversary; Partner's weekly look-alike and act-alike contests; Mid Wisconsin Gay Alliance (formerly Monday Nite Dance Club) holds show at Platwood Club; Jet's Place premiered weekly Talent Search; Masquers in Wausau becomes video bar; Downtown Express in Eau Claire to close after 2 years
+ Ad: T.T. Tulip Floral, Milwaukee
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Ad: The Alternative bar, "A Fresh Alternative", Milwaukee
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Ad: Pivot Club, Appleton- 4th anniversary, Grand Reopening
(page 40-41)
Photos: Partner's Holly Brown and George Prentice look-a-like and act-alike contests
(page 44)
Ad: Partners bar, Milwaukee, "Join our Classic Monday Martini Club"
(page 45)
Guide, and Green Bay bar map
(page 68)
Guide, and Madison bar map
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Guide, and Milwaukee bar map
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Thanks to William Attewell for permissions to reproduce select items.
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Last updated: July-2010.