Category Archives: Chicago

Mayor Daley’s Party

MAYOR DALEY’S PARTY By Sam Garfield March 6, 1958 (City Hall)-I went to a birthday party this week at City Hall. Chicago, at age 121, threw itself a grand celebration, and our first-term mayor presided over the festivities like a … Continue reading

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Changing Chicago

CHANGING CHICAGO By Sam Garfield Jan 5, 1958 (Hyde Park)—Of Nelson Algren, Ernest Hemingway wrote, “…he hits with both hands.”  And so he did the other night on the University of Chicago campus. “Sandburg’s city is gone, Farrell’s city, Dylan … Continue reading

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