The winter of 1936 dropped more than 63 inches of snow on Pittsburgh.
“I think we’ve won because something was given to these men that they have never had. It was a little love, concern and understanding.”
Before the first annual Black Solidarity Fair at the Civic Arena the greats meet on Boulevard of the Allies.
Republican presidential candidate Richard M. Nixon and his wife Pat shook hands on their way into the Civic Arena for a rally, six days before the election.
“Souper Dress” quickly became a fashion trend. Not sure how it survived the rain.