Ray Sprigle was a top-notch investigative journalist.
This is our catch-all for old photos of Pittsburgh and the surrounding region that don’t quite fit into other categories. But all photos and stories possess a quintessential Pittsburgh character.
” “Sprigle was a great reporter, but I think he would be very unhappy in this business today.”
For four endless, crawling weeks I was a Negro in the Deep South. I ate, slept, traveled, lived Black.”
This market on West Lacock Street on the city’s North Side attracted more than 4,000 customers on an average night.