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Pat’s Tavern by Thomas J. CraneTable of ContentsAn Introduction to Chicago’s Woodlawn Neighborhood..........................................8 The Boundary Lines of Woodlawn on Chicago’s South Side................................9 Introduction To Woodlawn......................................................................................10 Life In Woodlawn In A Different Day And Age...................................................12 A Kid Buys Liquor And Cigarettes..........................................................................18 Being Overly Protective Is No Guarantee Against The Fickleness Of Fate.......19 Walking Down Woodlawn’s Maryland Avenue...................................................20 “Peaches, 3 Pounds For A Quarter”........................................................................21 “Get Outta Here, Kid”...............................................................................................22 A New Girlfriend?......................................................................................................23 A Beautiful Sister........................................................................................................24 A Tragedy....................................................................................................................25 My Cousins, Products Of Woodlawn......................................................................26 More War Heroes From Woodlawn........................................................................29Hooligans Run Wild In Woodlawn..............................................................................30 The Saboteurs..............................................................................................................31 Waking The Dead.......................................................................................................33 The Monster Of 63rd Street.......................................................................................36 The Victim...................................................................................................................37 Too Young To Buy Beer.............................................................................................38 65th And Greenwood Avenue.................................................................................39Darkness Descends On Woodlawn..............................................................................40 Pops..............................................................................................................................41 Pat’s Tavern.................................................................................................................43 The Fate Of The Corner Drugstore..........................................................................44 Joe’s Deli......................................................................................................................45 The Scourge.................................................................................................................47Poems And Stories From Fantasyland.........................................................................48 The Trap.......................................................................................................................49 The Mirror...................................................................................................................50 The Story Of Louie The Loser Or Sometimes Losers Win....................................51 Cycles...........................................................................................................................52 Treasures From The Past...........................................................................................53 The Time Machine......................................................................................................55 Last Cowboy...............................................................................................................57My Father, Patrick J. Crane, Arrives In Woodlawn From The Coal Fields Of Illinois...............................................................................................................................58 Spring Valley, Illinois, Coal Mines..........................................................................595


































































































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