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Janet Street block party 1960Posted Friday, August 24, 2012, at 12:00 AM
Neighbors on Janet Street pose for a picture at a family block party that Frony photographed for the Aug. 22, 1960 Southeast Missourian.
Family Block Parties Popular; Janet Street Residents Gather
Neighborliness is spreading fast in Cape Girardeau and residents, among them many newcomers to the city, are joining in block, or street, parties to get acquainted. Another such party was held Sunday evening on Janet street in the northwestern part of the city where two years ago there was only the broad expanse of fields.
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Fred Lynch has captured images for the Southeast Missourian since 1975, in that time moving from black-and-white to color, from film to digital and to video. The blog title is a nod to an earlier era of news photography and the 4x5 Speed Graphic: It's more important to be there for the shot than to worry about technical details.