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Chin Lee / Dining / Dancing [menu from the restaurant owned by the father of Grace Lee Boggs]

Chin Lee / Dining / Dancing [menu from the restaurant owned by the father of Grace Lee Boggs]
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Chin Lee, New York. 1930, 6.5x9.5 inch menu on pink stock, tiny cigarette burn at top to right on "n" in Chin (may actually be a nail hole with adjacent rust). Menu from the year when Grace, the future activist, was 15 years old; at 16 she headed off to Barnard College. Lists both Chinese and American dishes (Subgum fresh shrimps chop sooy with peppers; Broiled half spring chicken, Southern style). Dinner cost $1.25.

Cat.No: 208570

Price: $70.00

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