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The Red Menace

By Jack Clark I’ve been spending a lot of time at Lincoln and Grace lately–more time than I’d like to actually–and it’s got me thinking. I’m not the only one at the intersection, but the other people don’t appear to be thinking at all. They just sit there, no why in their eyes, no concern […]

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West Side Stories

Sears was a few blocks away, at Homan and Arthington. In 1930 half the neighborhood worked there. The girls called it the finishing school, and the boys called it the big house. The first time I applied what I did was I changed my birth certificate. The woman said, “Did you bring your birth certificate?” […]