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At age 15, I had just moved with my family from Golden, CO to Delmar, NY, a subburb of Albany. I remember being fearful of living on the east coast, since all I really knew about the east coast was what I had seen in the news and movies about NYC and Washington, DC. ...[more]

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i was 5 yrs old in 1965. it was dark outside & i remember my mum was pulling down the shades. i of course ran to pull it and in the process, i knocked it down, scratching my eye. as my mum placed a wet tissue on it, the lights suddenly turned green. i thought i was...[more]

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I was on the 8th floor of a building on 38th St. and 6th Ave. when the blackout started. I was with an account from Collingswood, NJ and we walked down the stairs to the street. I walked with her to the Port Authority where she caught the last bus out. After that I...[more]

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I was a Senior at Holyoke Catholic Central High School in Holyoke, Massachusetts. On this night my mother had just dropped my sister and I off at Junior Achievemet on Appleton Street in Holyoke where we were taught by local companys how to start a company, elect...[more]

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No thanks. Would just tell the tale of a redhead in bed....[more]

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I went on a trip to New York City ai the 70's with my church group. I was in my 20's and decided that I would stay on and not return to my home town Atlanta, Illinois. I stayed with a friends family and were in their home when the blackout ocured. It was really...[more]

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