Still QQ after all these years – Kevin Dale McKeown – Vancouver

It was three in the morning at the Granville St White Lunch, where the night was ending for some and the party was in full swing for others.

Faces, Champagne Charlie’s and the August Club had sent their revellers home for the night, but those who couldn’t sleep, were too stoned to sleep or had no place to sleep joined others of the demimonde to compare notes about the tricks, the drugs, the rip-offs and the assorted scandals of the preceding evening.