My Uncle Jack and Aunt Anna were having marital problems in the early 1940s. Their fighting hit a new high in their
After catching his breath, Jack not wanting to waste a good trip to the Bronx, continued walking north up to Yankee Stadium where he caught a doubleheader with the Indians. DiMaggio went 4 for 7 with two walks and five RBIs. Jack spent $2.75 of Anna’s house money on Franks, beer, a ticket, a pennant for the kid, a program and a five cent pencil to keep score.
After much consultation with everyone on their block, Jack and Anna decided to get professional help from Flam & Flam,
I’ve got it! A house divorce! It’s the rage in
Stingily, Jack gave Freddy Flam a house money dollar. Anna watched the money change hands thinking about kicking Jack’s ass right there in Flam & Flam’s office.