Schaller’s Pump closes after 136 years

Just a quick note, and a piece of  history.   Schaller’s Pump, the oldest tavern in Bridgeport, has closed it’s doors.  Sunday, April 30th  was the final  night of business for this historic Tavern in  Chicago’s Bridgeport neighborhood. George Schaller, Grandfather of  Jack Schaller,  Class of 1943,  Bought “The Pump in 136 years ago, and it had been opened ever since.  There are 2 very nice articles that can be viewed about this iconic and historic tavern attached.   Last Call at Schaller’s.

Shaller’s Pump, a brief history.

Just another piece of Southside history, with a Leo connection.

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