Correction: The Owner was Ernie Herrera, from Texas. George Salinger brother of Kennedy's press secretary Pierre was the Second Bartender. First Bartender was Frank Nilan. In , January 25, 1961 George and myself visited Pierre at the White House attending the #1 Press Conference: Kennedy resolved to resume nuclear testing. http://www.jfklibrary.org/Historical+Resources/Archives/Reference+Desk/Press+Conferences/1961-01-25+Press+Conference+1.htm My dad sold the bar in 1974. The new owner immediatel removed the pipe organ that was originally from the Fox theater in oakland. Ernest Herrera Jr.