Category: What on Earth!?
It's kind of a testament to university loyalty
when you find THIS much stuff connected to one place--the University of Chicago-in the house. We can't even post it all here. But here is a taste:
And not that I'm saying anything
...but I'll let this 1959 issue of the U of C magazine speak for itself:
And, just for the record (off-topic), I think Al Franken
And this was their class show
in the 1930's. I think Prohibition in the United States ended in 1933.
This loyalty extended all the way back to Bloom Township High School
, apparently. =Going home to Bloom perhaps?
This tells me...um...they got lost
quite often, decided to make the best
of it if all the way out in the suburbs
(?), finally quit driving and just hoofed it
Ended up liking to read about Chicago
They had "mail spam
" and "chotchkes"...just like we do now. Except our spam is via email...
And they had this
"thing" about matchbooks too...it wasn't only ashtrays. I think a few of these places are still around...