Wednesday, May 12, 2021

New York City – 1928

February 18, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else, Video

(NYC video – 1928) I love the photo below. So much hasn’t changed. Plus I look at it and can “smell the past.” (Lower Manhattan, 1928 – Fairchild Aerial Surveys) Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

Bigger than The Babe

December 22, 2009 by  
Filed under Ghosts, Secrets of NYC, Stories, Yankees

(Babe Ruth at bat) We were parked on River Avenue in the shadow of the new Yankee Stadium. Scrappy D had his hind legs on my thigh, and his snout was against the window. I ran my fingers up and down his back. Sitting next to me, my lady friend(LF) hoped her sister wouldn’t be […]

Living on a Thin Line

December 19, 2009 by  
Filed under Ghosts, Secrets of NYC, Stories, Video

(Babe Ruth in the film, Headin’ Home, 1920 )  I can understand if you don’t believe all the stuff that happens to me. All I can say is “good thing I don’t live in New Jersey,” then I probably wouldn’t believe it either. The only way I can explain it is to say, NYC is different. I […]

“It’s always Ruth!”

December 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Secrets of NYC, Stories, Yankees

(Photos by Bald Punk – Yankee Stadium) From the peak of the large hill on Morningside Drive in upper Manhattan, I had heard what sounded like a bat hitting a ball and the roar of a crowd. All I knew was that it was coming from far off . . . Twenty minutes later we […]

The Stadium

September 16, 2009 by  
Filed under Photos, Yankees

(Photos by Bald Punk – click twice to full enlarge) I went to Yankee Stadium for the first time yesterday. I expected to be impressed though also a little disappointed. There was no way it could be as fantastic as I had heard. — “Yankee Stadium is spectacular,” I must have said to twenty diffenet people today. […]