The Mine Shaft dress code as adopted by the club on October 1, is to be followed during the year For awhile in its early days the Anvil acquired a notoriety that drew bored members of the Rich and Famous set looking for a place to do some new slumming - shades of Cabaret! Truman Capote and Princess Radziwill, Jackie Onassis' sister were reputed early visitors, which sounds about right - they were both sleazebags. But… there were just customers with the uniform of the local police. The Board of Directors Approved dress includes the following: A strict selection was made at the entrance: Apparently the most famous gay male sex club in the s and early s in the US, the Mineshaft was opened in and was run by Wally Wallace. A few times there was an a nervously giddy, anorexic looking guy in a G-string riding a swing over the bar. And I let you make your conclusions. This one was named the Anvil. It is true that I did not find anything really conclusive, but I might have found clues on a fascinating website that I highly recommand for the beauty of the pictures it shows and the huge amount of information it contains. Some of the songs on here might be from early or mid 80s soundtracks to various movies, I think. Here the temperature was really higher this is why the poster at the entrance said that you could not get down with heavy clothing and you could not talk or laugh. A Retrospective Ethnography", Journal of Homosexuality, 24, 3, In the vicinity, there was another sex club that had as its characteristic to feature drag and sex performances. Marie-Claude Senecal 1y ago Superb, is anyone have a tracklist of this mix?