By: Itzamar Jacquez

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Family will have there ups and downs, but will always stick together.  

The Great Depression

The Great Depression was the deepest longest-lasting economic downturn in the history. By 1933 when The Great Depression reached nadir some 13 to 15 million Americans were unemployment, they were failing companies, they laid off workers. Also they had unemployed country's banks had failed. When The Great Depression has began the United States was industrialized country in the world without some form of unemployment insurance or social security.

College In The 1930

The tuition in the 1930's was just $250 a year. The text-books were $35, Rooms and board were $520, Clothing and miscellaneous were $260.

Stan's Apology Letter

Dear Mr. Stroneim,

   I am very sorry for what I did. I know that it was the wrong thing to do. I want to know if you could give me a second chance. I promise you I won't do the same mistake again.

   You should hire me back because you won't find someone better than me. I would always work hard, i've been a hard worker ever since I started working there. I'm always on time to work. I won't find a better job, or I won't find a better boos like you.

   Hopefully you read this letter. I really want to get hired again. I miss you and I also miss working there. I want you to really read this, so you can see that I really mean it and so you can change your mind.

                                                                                Sincerely,

                                                                                             Stanley Jerome

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