In the 1930s, I went to Boston with my Brownie troop to meet Governor Saltonstall. At bottom of Beacon Hill, halfway through intersection, our troop leader yelled, “Form a circle around me girls!” which we did.
Then she stepped out of her very large bloomers whose elastic had given way.
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There are countless true stories about Boston. This project tells one at a time, in exactly 50 words. The series is edited by Alex Kingsbury.