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Death in the Afternoon

DEATH IN THE AFTERNOON By Sam Garfield  Dec. 2, 1958 (Our Lady of Angels) –Twenty minutes. That’s all, just twenty minutes, and they’d be on their way home. Or hurrying to a friend’s house to listen to records and have … Continue reading

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Wooden Ladders, Steel Men

WOODEN LADDERS, STEEL MEN By Sam Garfield Jan 30, 1958 (North Kenwood)-Our city is under siege, and it seems only a handful of brave souls are out there fighting. During the past two weeks, at least 10 people have lost … Continue reading

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