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.

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.

The Bill For My Delivery, Oh So Many Years Ago

What happened?

By |November 28th, 2016|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|20 Comments