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FORGET HALLOWEEN! This #ThrowbackThursday takes us 68 years back, to Thanksgiving Day 1945 — better known as RAGAMUFFIN DAY to the kids of that era who dressed up and collected treats from neighbors’ houses. 
Here, Hollis resident Jean Bartlett (far right) poses on her lawn with with her younger sister, Diana (third from left), and two neighborhood friends. Anyone remember this old tradition? Hear her talk about it here: http://ow.ly/r1QeL

FORGET HALLOWEEN! This #ThrowbackThursday takes us 68 years back, to Thanksgiving Day 1945 — better known as RAGAMUFFIN DAY to the kids of that era who dressed up and collected treats from neighbors’ houses.

Here, Hollis resident Jean Bartlett (far right) poses on her lawn with with her younger sister, Diana (third from left), and two neighborhood friends. Anyone remember this old tradition? Hear her talk about it here: http://ow.ly/r1QeL

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