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Hoosiers and Scrubby Dutch, 2nd Ed
     

Hoosiers and Scrubby Dutch, 2nd Ed

by Jim Merkel
 

In St. Louis's South Side, people stand in line for frozen treats named for building material, and women used to scrub their concrete steps every Friday. In the South Side, a stop sign means "tap the brakes quick," and a restaurant masquerades as a windmill. In the South Side, a dentist once moonlighted as a murderer, and a bloody bank heist became the basis for an

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In St. Louis's South Side, people stand in line for frozen treats named for building material, and women used to scrub their concrete steps every Friday. In the South Side, a stop sign means "tap the brakes quick," and a restaurant masquerades as a windmill. In the South Side, a dentist once moonlighted as a murderer, and a bloody bank heist became the basis for an early Steve McQueen movie. And in the South Side, prepare to run if you use a particular local slur.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781933370620
Publisher:
Reedy Press, LLC
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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