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#1 2013-11-06 10:41:23

CharlieP.
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Registered: 2008-05-12
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Subway Stories From The 60's

While i was riding in a train,I observed the following:
          As the train was pulling out of the station,there was an old man sitting next to a half opened window who was wearing a fidora type hat. Next thing I saw, was a hand reaching in ,and snatching his hat right off his head. ! The man looked at me and said " could you believe this"! He had a sense of humor ,and we both had a good laugh.

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#2 2013-11-06 19:05:50

jimbo
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Registered: 2009-07-28
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Re: Subway Stories From The 60's

Sometimes it was a lot easier to take the subway into Manhattan than drive in and try to park your car.... I would drive into Woodside from Flushing, find a parking spot under the EL, then catch a train into the big city.... Charlie, there were so many sights you would see riding the subway in the off hours,it would fill a book.

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#3 2013-11-21 04:26:06

Herb
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From: Hudson Valley
Registered: 2008-05-13
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Re: Subway Stories From The 60's

Here you go, Charlie. A subway memories thread I started in 2010. For me it was all about the 60's, so it may be fun to look at the postings from various members (including you!). I hope you don't mind me revisiting this one.

Please copy and paste the link:

http://www.gothamcenter.org/discussions/viewtopic.php?id=5748

Regards to all!

Herb

Last edited by Herb (2013-11-21 04:28:33)

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#4 2013-11-21 12:09:37

Olivia
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Registered: 2009-03-01
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Re: Subway Stories From The 60's

Herb--So glad u remembered the thread. I just went back & read it again & really enjoyed it. Thanx

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