Gosh, we had more fun dancing and tangling with the kids, and godwere they bratty.Yeah, Dell's kids Johnny & Bobbywere good kids but a little wild.Dot donned her Englewood High gym suit to do the Ox Dance, and took in the circus. So Hal, Ginny, Jim and I went to see if we could bowl. is to be enlarged and modernized [...] The Lytton's [...] has been leased for 20 years at a guaranteed rental of ,000.Came home, and who should be over but Johnny (sailor) and his younger brother Bob (17) from Gary, Ind. 6'2 with a gorgeous physique, although he was quite bashful. It was closed, so went to Karson's and had pie and coffee. [It] will be completely air conditioned and will have an acoustically treated ceiling first floor. Original BBC radio broadcasts V-E day was really special as we knew the War was winding down and all the servicemen stationed in Europe would be coming home and that they were safer, too.I believe this movie was one of the first to include [live] actors and cartoon characters. I finished my work at about and went to bed.”You would have loved the ice cream parlor on 47th. Along the main streets in the less-blitzed areas you see men and women trudging along, pushing hand-carts, baby carriagesanything on wheels, in factloaded down with dining-room tables, wardrobes, chairs, beds and other pieces of furniture.”I can't place all these eating spots Southtown, Myrt & Henry's, etc.but the names are familiar. Jim called later on and wanted to meet me in Parnell, but I couldn't.It will be a sober dayalmost a sorrowful daybecause of the realization that another war needs to be fought in Asia and because of the memory that the price of V-E day was paid with the lives and blood of many Chicago sons. Marble tops, booths with mirrors, dark panelingand what a soda fountain! Aunt Lill came over later on, so we stayed up till .”T. Wright, civil aeronautics administration head [said] a landing place near the “business-industrial, banking-hotel center of a city attacks the air transport problem...
Then Sis and I went down 63rd and I got beautiful white sandals and had my dress altered.
Went home and met Totten, so he and I went back to Parnell and called up Viola and Ginny. Hal and I had a Cherry Coke and talked about marriage. Goofed around till and then walked home.”FISH FURNITURE TO ENLARGE ITS 63RD STREET STORE: In addition to the four-story and basement building which [Fish Furniture] will build for Lytton & Co. Nazi General Alfred Jodl signs an unconditional surrender at Reims, France, ending Germany's participation in the war. Dot and I didn't have any friends over there, but a lot of our relatives did.
was a special movie and one of my favorite Disney films to this day.
The popular show, which continued until the 1950s, helped launch the careers of Mel Torme, Bob Fosse, Frankie Laine, the 550 B-29s Set Tokyo Afire in Biggest Attack: Striking before dawn, more than 550 Super Fortresses today dropped 4,500 tons of bombs on important Tokyo industrial targets, the greatest load of destruction hurled on the Japanese capital to date.
Spalding High School (“for crippled children”), was located at 1628 West Washington Blvd. According to a March, 2004 news story, the special needs facility was slated to be closed.
Sis and Sunny went to Riverview; I wanted to go too.