Tag: For 2 Cents Plain

April 12, 2016

“For 2 Cents Plain”

“For 2 Cents Plain” is a book by Harry Goldin. This book describes his life growing up on the lower east side of Manhattan, where his family moved to in 1905 when Harry was three years old. Two cents was the cost of a glass of Seltzer at the drug store near his apartment. He would work odd jobs, and finally his mom gave him two cents […]