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CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – SOUTH SHORE CHICAGO – PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHUCKY – THIRD YEAR HIGH SCHOOL (3B) – FROM TIDE YEARBOOK – I NEVER BOUGHT YEARBOOKS BUT THIS SCAN WAS SENT BY A FRIEND – I WORE THAT JACKET FOR CHURCH AND OTHER PLACES FOR SEVERAL YEARS UNTIL IT WAS THREADBARE – THE “CONTINENTAL TIE” WAS DAZZLING IN MY EYES THEN – I SOMEHOW REMEMBER GETTING IT FOR A DOLLAR   1 comment

CHUCKY - THIRD YEAR HIGH SCHOOL (3B) - FROM TIDE

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Readers who enjoy Chuckman’ s Places – and there are many – may also enjoy my new site, Chuckman’s  Bits and Pieces of the Past at:

https://chuckmanbitsandpieces.wordpress.com/

It is a work in progress but already has a substantial content.

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Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – PHOTO – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE ICE COMPANY – 7025 STONY ISLAND – WAGON AND HORSES AND FAMILY POSED ON A STREET – 1910s   Leave a comment

PLACES AA PHOTO - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE ICE COMPANY - 7025 STONY ISLAND - WAGON AND HORSES AND FAMILY POSED ON A STREET - 1910s

Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – POSTCARD – SOUTH SHORE – CHICAGO – 74TH PLACE – W OF COLES TO RR AVE (CALLED THAT – MAYBE EXCHANGE?) – NEW HOMES AND TREES – 1910 – A NOTE ON OLD REAL ESTATE AND APARTMENT CARDS: THESE WERE THE MLS LISTINGS OF THEIR DAY – PEOPLE USED THEM TO DECIDE WHICH PROPERTIES TO VISIT – THEY WERE ALSO MADE PRIVATELY BY PEOPLE TO SHOW DISTANT FRIENDS OR RELATIVES WHERE THEY LIVED – THERE WERE KITS YOU COULD BUY TO CONVERT PHOTOS INTO POSTCARDS – THE PRIVATE ONES EXPLAIN THE OFTEN POORLY-WRITTEN LABELS   Leave a comment

PLACES AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 74TH PLACE - W OF COLES TO RR AVE (CALLED THAT - MAYBE EXCHANGE) - NEW HOMES AND TREES -1910

Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE – 7546 SAGINAW AVE – HOUSE FRONT WITH GINGERBREAD PORCH – 1912   Leave a comment

PLACES AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 7546 SAGINAW AVE - HOUSEFRONT WITH GINGERBREAD PORCH - 1912

Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE – 7611 CREGIER AVE – BRICK HOME – NEAR SOUTH SHORE HIGH SCHOOL – I MIGHT HAVE DELIVERED THE TRIBUNE OR SUN-TIMES HERE IN 1959 SINCE THIS WAS ON MY ROUTE – BACK OF CARD SAYS OWNER BOUGHT IT FOR $8500 AND HAS BEEN OFFERED $12000 – 1910s   Leave a comment

PLACES AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 7611 CREGIER AVE - BRICK HOME - NEAR SOUTH SHORE HIGH SCHOOL - BACK OF CARD SAYS OWNER BOUGHT IT FOR $8500 AND HAS BEEN OFFERED $12000 - 1910s

Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

CHUCKMAN’S PLACES – POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE – 7611 CREGIER AVE – NOTE ON BACK OF CARD – 1910s   Leave a comment

PLACES AA POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 7611 CREGIER AVE - BACK OF CARD - 1910s

Posted February 22, 2019 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized