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The “Mankini” as cutting edge beach fashion

The “Mankini” as cutting edge beach fashion

Chicago and family history buffs (no pun intended) –and anyone who enjoys a good laugh, should get a kick out...

“…threatened with Negro Encroachment.”

“…district threatened with Negro encroachment” is a direct quote from the portion shown here of a 1940 map of Chicago area neighborhoods, illustrating the color grade given to various areas by the New Deal’s creation, the Home Owners’ Loan Corporation (HOLC).

Birthing a book with She Writes Press

The good news is that my book will be published next April-2018. Hooray!! The bad news is – getting a...

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