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New York Adventure - Circa 1935

My mother loved the written word, which explains why she kept a charming diary that details the 1935 trip of five single ladies.  The daily musings, carefully typed, present a spirited trip to New York City before departing for Hamilton, Bermuda. 101 more words


Defunct department store: Russeks

Brooklyn’s Fulton Street used to be a department store mecca, home to one-time big-name retailers such as Abraham & Strauss, Loeser’s, and Russeks. The latter disappeared decades ago. 68 more words