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Short memories of urban Christmas Eves in the 1950s

Dec 24th, 2014 | By | Category: In Brief

I remember the Christmas Eves on Cardigan Avenue in the 1950s — from 1950, say, when my grandfather died, to 1957, when we moved to the suburbs. Later I understood that my father’s family had big parties because they were immigrants. Friends and acquaintances recruited from similar backgrounds in the city mixed with the children […]