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Celebration

Scanned photo of end of war celebration.


Caption: "Soldiers and sailors kissed every pretty girl they saw
and danced on steets littered with confetti to the sweet din of blowing whistles, tooting horns and the shooting of firecrackers and blank cartridges. Hotel guests tossed scarce sheets and pillow cases from their windows. Outside the Hotel Henry, Dorothy Nesbitt sang gay songs from a jeep. The scene here of jubilant abandon was on Fifth Avenue." (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
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Heading: Pittsburgh. Wars. World War II.
#: A233.
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

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