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#1 2013-12-04 21:17:42

Sal
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Registered: 2009-08-03
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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

NBC's two hour Christmas Tree Lighting show really brought out the NYC Holiday Spirit.

Nice to see the Tradition go on. All the participants did a spectacular job!

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#2 2013-12-04 22:11:02

reege
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Re: Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

I watched it too, Sal. Very nicely done.

My sister was a tour guide at Rockefller Center and one night she ran into Cardinal Spellman who was out getting the Sunday paper and who lived across the street. My sister practically genuflected and he gave her a big smile. He was a little round guy who had an eye for a pretty girl.

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#3 2013-12-05 08:47:35

Sal
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Re: Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

reege-Back in the late 1950's I use to take the 49th & 50th Street Crosstown bus to H.S. on 10th Ave.. Once a week I would see the Cardinal always walking with a big smile greeting people. Thanks for the memory.

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#4 2013-12-09 09:54:09

jimbo
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Re: Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

I saw the lighting of the tree on TV. Brought back a lot of good memories.

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