Stories of the 1940's and 1950's

/Stories of the 1940's and 1950's
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These are stories of my childhood in an Italo American family in the late 40’s and early 50’s.

Cassidy Youngberg Feels the Hygge in Copenhagen

I can feel the hygge, can you?

By |May 1st, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|6 Comments

A Few More Thoughts About Pencils

The pencil stories continue.

By |April 4th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|5 Comments

Dancing Too Close at the LaSalle Canteen

Back off. You're dancing too close!

By |March 13th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|34 Comments

Cold Thoughts of Days Gone By

Cold winter days in a drafty cold tenement

By |February 27th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|8 Comments

Memories of the Great Frank D’Rone

What a thrill to know and hear Frank D'Rone

By |January 30th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|9 Comments

We Take the Train. Ed Wilson, Guest Author

It didn't matter. We went on the train.

By |January 23rd, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|2 Comments

My Love of Polenta. Well, Maybe Not

From peasant's gruel to fine dining. The polenta story

By |January 19th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|1 Comment

Can You Whistle. I Could, Sorta

I never could make a brisk whistle with my lips alone.

By |January 16th, 2017|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|11 Comments

A Time for Kings and Christmas

I was a singer and a King

By |December 21st, 2016|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|0 Comments

City Hall Store, the Waldorf Cafeteria and Salisbury Steak. Vin DiBiasio

Vin lives and work the Christmas vacation.