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Ragamuffins Rhoda Gilbert Nkid On 11/26/1999 9:04:06 AM, DBLIVIT wrote:
>Anyone remember going around
>the neighborhoods on
>Thanksgiving or the day after
>dressed as ragamuffins? We'd
>smudge our faces up with burnt
>cork or coal dust and wear
>some old rags and raggedy
>hats. Begging from door to
>door, saying "Anything for
>Thanksgiving?" We did this in
>West New Brighton...was it
>done anywhere else?

I remember this very well. I lived in West New Brighton on the corner of Davis and Mathews. Rhoda G>

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