so 1937 was a sharp rise in unemployment while the overall trend was down?
I remember a little rascals episode where one of the kids found (or were given, I think, by their mom) a bunch of bonds or stocks that turned out to be valuable.
Alfalfa or one of the gang had used them to make a kite, and some dude was chasing after them to steal them
Growing up in the boom times of late 50's early 60s, I never understood many of the images / scenes depicted on the little rascals.
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"There were two million homeless people migrating around the country."
Freddie the Freeloader