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Red's Candy Store

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A children's gathering place

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Borough : Bronx
Neighborhood : Parkchester
Commercial, Gathering Place

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Kids congregated at Red's. We waited for ages to buy bubblegum--which wasn't sold anywhere during World War II. Red's was the first to sell it. Outside there was (and still is) a great wall where boys played stickball.

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