Posts Tagged ‘1950s’

Not Fade Away (PG)

Clipping from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, August 7, 1999: LOCAL MAN, 63, SLAIN IN GANG ASSAULT Paramedics were called to Fonzarelli’s Garage at Alton and Kings Way at 11:50 last night in response to a neighbor’s frantic 911 call. Upon arrival they found Mr. Arthur Fonzarelli, 63, collapsed on the sidewalk severely beaten and in […]

Blockhead (PG)

As his hands mapped the ball’s rough surface, he could hear and smell the summers of long ago, those primary-colored days of abandon and laughter. He was aware of his tendency to roman­ticize his childhood; he knew that his remembered back yard freedom was a self-fabricated lie (she had told him as much in one […]