The "Girls Of Rick's Cabaret" Will Blow A Kiss To Anna Nicole Smith On Valentine's Day
HOUSTON -(February 14, 2007)-
of Rick's Cabaret
" – topless dancers at the
publicly traded chain of gentlemen's clubs where Anna Nicole
was courted by J. Howard Marshall
– will salute the late entertainer on Valentine's Day.
At the stroke of midnight on February 14th dancers at the 13 gentlemen's
clubs operated by Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. [NASDAQ:RICK]
will blow a kiss to Ms. Smith, who entertained oil billionaire Marshall
when he visited her at the Rick's Cabaret in Houston in the early
"Anna Nicole and Howard Marshall were a fixture," recalls
, a founder of the original Rick's
Cabaret, currently a board member of the company and owner of its
licensed club in New Orleans. "Howard would come in during
the day and spend money. He'd have a drink and watch Anna Nicole.
She would often dance for him with a friend and he seemed to get
as much pleasure out of watching her interact with another dancer
as anything else. Howard was not alone – there were and are
always men who had achieved great things financially and who enjoyed
the company of our beautiful entertainers. Rick's is where they
Bob Glass, regional manager of Rick's Cabaret who also knew Ms.
Smith, said that "During all the time she danced at Rick's
Cabaret and throughout her modeling career Anna Nicole was acted
with the utmost professionalism. She had a certain quality that
is the essence of what we strive for in all of our entertainers
-- Anna Nicole was energetic, charismatic and an absolutely beautiful
The tribute will take place at the Rick's Cabarets in Houston, New
York City, Minneapolis, Austin and New Orleans, as well the company's
Club Onyx venues in Houston, Charlotte, Austin and South Houston,
and its XTC Cabarets in Houston, San Antonio and Austin.
About Rick's Cabaret
Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK, www.ricks.com)
operates upscale adult nightclubs serving primarily businessmen
and professionals that offer live adult entertainment, restaurant
and bar operations. The company owns and operates or licenses adult
nightclubs in New York City, New Orleans, Charlotte, Houston, Minneapolis
and other cities under the names "Rick's Cabaret," "XTC"
and "Club Onyx." No sexual contact is permitted at any
of these locations. Rick's Cabaret also owns the adult Internet
membership Web site, www.couplestouch.com,
and a network of online adult auction sites under the flagship URL
Cabaret common stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol RICK.
For further information contact [email protected]
or visit www.ricks.com.