Chapter 1: Suspension

Two dozen hippie radicale students — fresh from the principal’s office.
America’s first ‘best seller’ was a pamphlet — Thomas Paine’s “Common Sense”
Columbia High School, ca. 1930-something
The original letter from Mr. Amsden, preserved for 45 years in my “Time Capsule”




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