Number 2.05 - Monday, 3. February 1997

Café Metropole
In the Dead of Winter -
This Version of 'Coming Events' May Be
Spurious, but They Are Coming

'Au Bistro'
The Usual and Average News Plus Sports -
Drafts Ends, Unemployment Continues and
the Zero Phone Bill

Where Balzac Bought, Gambetta Lived
At the Maison des Jardies in Sèvres -
Expo: Léon Gambetta, un Saint Pour la République?

The Grand Hall of Babble
Report from the International Salon 'Expolangues'
John Cabot Comes Home After Five Centuries

Paris' Gas Works Not to Close After All
Beaubourg Celebrates Its 20th Birthday
Wear and Tear from Underestimated Popularity

The Week's Paris Posters 11 ko and 16 ko

Ric's Cartoon

About Metropole Paris

Mailbox Let us hear from you!

Send email concerning the
contents to: Ric Erickson, Editor.
Metropole Midi © 2014
– unless stated otherwise.
logo, metropole sml midi logo No matter how good it tastes,
there is no such thing
as a free lunch.
Waldo Bini