What did Villagers wish for Christmas in 1955? According to this vintage Village Voice, they wanted "Money, just money."
One gal, a Wall Street secretary, wanted "a mink coat, a Thunderbird car, and a million dollars," while a PR fella just hoped for lots of books and records.
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They also longed for:
-a box of cigars
-a tote bag
-a trip to Europe
-a happy wife
-new drapes and slipcovers
What do you wish for this holiday season?
P.S. Don't miss the rare shot of the Women's House of Detention on this page