Sam Fow Stories: Memories from Marysville's Chinatown.

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Sam Fow Stories: Memories from Marysville's Chinatown--75 minutes Sponsored by the Yuba Historical Society Moderator: Daniel Barth Panelists: Bing Ong, Frank Kim, Jack Kim, Doreen Foo Croft Session 6G Saturday, 10:15-11:45 Sakura A

SYNOPSIS: Former residents of a rural Sacramento Valley community tell stories of growing up in their "wide-open" neighborhood during the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. Topics include inter-ethnic relationships, poverty, close-knit family ties, brothels, gambling halls, paper sons, school, dating, religion, and a Chinese American festival.

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