Morning Mug: The Guy Who Discovered Coney Island



Some of you may have heard of him. Shot on West 29th between Surf and the Boardwalk.

Photo by Erica Sherman

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  1. Meaning, if you wish to be literal, brought news of Coney Island’s existence to the world beyond itself.

  2. Discovered Coney Island? That’d be a big surprise to the people who were here when he landed?