Jerry Pritikin aka The Bleacher Preacher

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Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation retired photographer
Location Chicago, IL, United States
Introduction I spent 23 years in Exile in San Francisco, from the early 1960s until the late 1980s. I was a freelance photographer and publicist specializing in one-of-a-kind clients and businesses. My photos have appeared in books, exhibits and documentaries. I have been involved in politics,sports and theater promotions. For over 25 years I was known as the "Bleacher Preacher" in and around the "Friendly Confines" of Chicago's Wrigley Field. At 76, I was inducted into the Chicago Senior Citizen Hall of Fame for my contributions to GLBT history in 2012.This year I was inducted into the National Gay Sports Hall of Fame. I am always available to talk about my involvement in sports,politics and photography. Please leave questions or contact information.
Interests breathing
Favorite Movies Fugitive Kind, A thousand Clowns, 7th Seal, Boys in the Band, Tea and Sympathy, The Man in the White Suit, The Natural, It Happens every Spring
Favorite Music Soft, Classical
Favorite Books Gore Vidal's...Pages of an Abandon Journal, Bleachers, The Mayor of Castro Street, Ripples of Hope, and note My profile page image, by Lee Balterman

Your people want to make a statue in your honor. What will it be made out of and what victory will it commemorate?

Imagination...and the Cubs getting into and winning the World Series!