Reeling Around

By: Snupin, Iben

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1st Printing. Moderate general wear. cover soiled. 148 pages. Reeling Around records the unbelievable panorama of life in one of the most fantastic sections of the United States - the South End of Boston. Against a backdrop of exclusive Union Park, mysterious Chinatown, the dingy Bay section, and a whirling Sepia Belt, transpires all of the bizarre activity presented in this book. Bazos, prostututes, pimps, wife-beaters, stumble-bums, murderers, moochers, scavengers and charlatans of the south end rooming houses. For 8 years an unknown informant has been reporting every miscreants' thinly veiled personal embarassments in the local Boston newspaper, the Mid-town Journal. In a column titled 'Reeling Around' by Iben Snupin. Facts learned by peeking through keyholes, eavesdropping and questioning people. He became the most famous, most hated, most hunted,most feared person in the South end. these are his reports.

Title: Reeling Around

Author Name: Snupin, Iben

Categories: Literature Non-Fiction, Localities, History,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: Journal Publishing Company: 1945

ISBN Number: B000YIFOXG

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good+

Size: 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 89398

Keywords: Literature Non-Fiction New England::History New England::State/Town/School Boston, South End, Mid-town Journal, gossip