Curly Leaf On Mulberry Tree
The thing about fairy tales, though, is that they weren’t always for kids. Back when these stories were first told around campfires and in taverns in some medieval village there were very few kids present. These were racy, violent parables to distract peasants after a hard day’s dirt farming, and some of them made Hostel look like, well, kid’s stuff..
Considering the street’s character, the flighty, awkward nature of Stone’s photographs are fitting. They give the viewer the sensation of being in a rush, and almost look like what you would see if you glanced up every once in a while when speed walking down Norfolk, the slant of the pictures enhancing the feeling of constant motion. Through this unique style of subjective documentation, Stone expresses the essence of Norfolk Street as he saw it..
By 1835 around 30,000 Irish were arriving in New York City each year, and Old Saint Patrick’s served as one of their central institutions. As such it also served as a target for Nativist anger towards the Irish (haven’t you seen that Leonardo DiCaprio documentary Gangs of New York?) In 1836 a Nativist mob marched on Saint Patricks, intent on destroying it. The congregation, forewarned, armed themselves in a ring around the church, even cutting musket holes in the newly erected walls around the cemetery.
She didn agree, I remember. In fact, she threatened to cut me up small, real small, she said, like a boarding house pie, when I announced I was going to the bank. But the intrigue, the possibility of sure fire second hand adventure, the very idea of the thing, the daring of the concept, was irresistible.
KELLUM SON 403 W. PHONE 9548 CASH Register. Ph. Instead of the cheery “good mornings,” I expected to hear, my dad was livid (and rightly so). He read me the riot act in stentorian tones strangely edged with a bit of hysteria. Not comprehending what I’d done, I wept copious tears while running to the sanctuary of my bedroom.
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