Letters, Stories, and Pictures From the Progressive Era (1890s-1920s) to the Great Depression (1930s)
Monday, July 16, 2018
How I Spent My Dollar, part 2; by Lelia Printz; 1925
Not very long ago, my aunt gave me a dollar to spend anyway I wished. I went to the city to spend the afternoon and I also spent my dollar. I paid a quarter to see a movie, a quarter for a new magazine and because my best girl friend had one and because I wanted one like her, I bought a harmonica for fifty-five cents. Then I bought a nickel’s worth of...