Stories of the 40's and 50's

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January 2017

What Is It About Old Radiators?

By |January 2nd, 2017|Old House|

So what if they hiss, squeak, ping, bang, rumble and whistle as they gather steam heat from somewhere deep below and bring it up to you? So it’s a bit noisy. Big deal.radiator

Reliable, they wait in their corners patiently. ¬†When summoned, their pings make their way through […]

December 2016

Recipe. Sauce, Rather Gravy, With Sausage and Meatballs

By |December 27th, 2016|Recipes|

We dunked our bread in it.

A Time for Kings and Christmas

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

I was a singer and a King

Dad’s Tree. My Annual Christmas Story

By |December 19th, 2016|Christmas|

Almost lost the Santa

I Meet With Long Time Friends

By |December 15th, 2016|Friends|

I love those lunches

Pickled Pigs Feet… Dad’s Favorite

By |December 12th, 2016|Food|

I couldn't even look at them.

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

By |December 5th, 2016|Guest Author, Providence College, Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|

Vin lives and work the Christmas vacation.

November 2016

The Bill For My Delivery, Oh So Many Years Ago

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

What happened?

My Italo-Turkey Day

By |November 21st, 2016|Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|

They embraced America and the holidays.

Our Neighborhood Cobbler, err…Shoemaker…err…Shumake

By |November 14th, 2016|Neighborhood, Stories of the 1940's and 1950's|

He made the shoes like new