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Friday, December 07, 2007

Coney Island in 1919: Crowded, and Flirtation Free


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Pardon Me For Asking has dug up real gem from a 1919 issue of the New York Times: "200,000 AT CONEY ISLAND – Policewomen, on Duty for the First Time, Find Little to Do."

The article goes on to explain that the policewomen's "task was to keep an eye open for flirtations."




Keeping An Eye Out For Flirtation In Coney Island! [Pardon Me For Asking]


- post by Ben Nadler


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posted by Omar Robau @ 12/07/2007 06:06:00 AM 

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