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Wednesday, January 12, 2011

1923: NIGHT SCHOOL AT TRENTON 'S LINCOLN SCHOOL

If only we had that mentality in this year of 2011! Can you imagine a time when night school was very eagerly sought by immigrants and disadvantaged minorities? Our social attitudes have changed drastically over the years. In too many instances, email, "texting" and other shortcuts are replacing the old fashioned concept of good penmanship, and learning to read and write on an old fashioned piece of paper with a pen and pencil.

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