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North Carolina

By Julia s.
Grade 6, North Carolina

Betty was born in 1926. When she was 8 months old her father passed away so her and her mother moved to Staten Island, New York to live with an aunt. She had a pleaseant childhood but the Great Depression did not harm the Reily family. On Betty fifteenth birthday the bombing of Pearl Harbor had begun. Most were wondering where is Pearl Harbor? Most figured out it was in Hawaii. Most girls after gradution worked some where.


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