OLD TIMER

use2livethere's picture

Born back in the 50s I have seen alot while being raised in Fishtown. I never forgot my roots even in New Jersey I still tell people I am from Fishtown

dan's picture

Glad to have you here - and

Glad to have you here - and thanks for your service!

TECH's picture

Somewhat similar, born in

Somewhat similar, born in the 50s, but grew up in Northern Liberties. though I had hung with kids from Fishtown , Kensington and Northern Liberties, since I did go to North Catholic. Living in Jersey, I always say Im from Northern Liberties. Fishtown and Kensington my second Homes.-------------Roman

tennesseenow's picture

my mother grew up in

my mother grew up in fishtown around the 50s catherine burn think she hung out with helen stab

use2livethere's picture

The woman that owned the

The woman that owned the Fishtown tavern is still living. She is in her 90s

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use2livethere wrote:The

use2livethere wrote:

The woman that owned the Fishtown tavern is still living. She is in her 90s

Yes, Annie is still living. I worked for her for many years. She is the most honest and respected woman I ever met. Joe if you went in Fishtown Tavern I must know you.Do you remember the Harts , Kikers, O'Connors, Doughertys ?

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yes I know all them. My dad

yes I know all them. My dad was the crupple guy that use to go in there all the time