Cashier: "Jack's Crocodile Bar, it's west on County Road N."
Shadow: "Crocodile Bar?"
Cashier: "Yeah. Jack says they add character."

Chapter One

Jack's Crocodile Bar is a location in American Gods where Shadow agrees to work for Mr. Wednesday and gets in a fight with Mad Sweeney.

Significance in narrative Edit

Chapter One Edit

Shadow stops for a drink and a bite to eat at Jack's Crocodile Bar in the town of Nottamun, and when he heads to the restroom, he finds Mr. Wednesday there waiting for him, asking if he still wants the job.

Chapter Two Edit

Mr. Wednesday offers Shadow a job again and Shadow tells him that his best friend, Robbie Burton, already has a job waiting for him at the Muscle Farm. Mr. Wednesday gives Shadow a news article relating how Laura died in a car accident along with the driver, Robbie Burton. Mad Sweeney arrives at the bar and joins them. Shadow eventually agrees to work for Mr. Wednesday on a six-month trial basis. Shadow begins doing a coin trick and Sweeney does one better. He challenges Shadow to fight him and he'll reveal how he did the trick and then starts a fight with Shadow when Shadow won't accept.

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Gallery Edit

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