Brother, can you spare a dime?

America from the Wall Street crash to Pearl Harbor : an illustrated documentary
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Paddington Press : Distributed by Grosset & Dunlap , New York
United States -- History -- 1933-1945., United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945., United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945., United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-
Statementby Susan Winslow, assisted by Wendy Holmes.
ContributionsWinslow, Susan, 1951-
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18190252M
ISBN 100448233096, 0709208766
LC Control Number76003807

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Item description " Brother, Can You Spare a Dime. by Winslow, Susan A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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People found comfort in their memories of happier times. Even those who were employed could not afford to help others.

People who were unemployed were sometimes forgotten by friends and neighbors. Breadline during the Great Depression. Ina young New York City lyricist named E.Y. “Yip” Harburg, together with composer Jay Gorney, penned what is considered the anthem of the Great Depression, “Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?”It was part of the musical melody is based on a Russian-Jewish lullaby Jay Gorney’s mother had sung to him as a child.

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"Brother, Can You Spare a Dime," lyrics by Yip Harburg, music by Jay Gorney () They used to tell me I was building a dream, and so I followed the mob, When there was earth to plow, or guns to bear, I was always there right on the job.

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Fullscreen. The chronicle of an unforgettable piece of American history painful years from the Wall Street crash to Pearl Harbor. By juxtaposing contemporary news and documentary footage with extracts from Hollywood classics such as Golddiggers; Lady Killer; and Wild Boys of the Road, director Philippe Mora offers us an intricate scrapbook of the s.

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