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ekscrunchy Sep 22nd, 2018 06:09 AM

A NEW YORK STORY....obituarary
 
From today's Times:


https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/21/o...rman-dies.html

IMDonehere Sep 22nd, 2018 04:53 PM

Their grandchildren have done a wonderful job of maintaining the quality.

HappyTrvlr Sep 23rd, 2018 05:21 PM

A part of New York's heritage....

interestingplaces Sep 24th, 2018 04:09 AM

That's nice to know as in most places finding a REAL, old time, corned beef or pastrami sandwich is near impossible. No spices, no pickling - no flavor!

jahoulih Sep 24th, 2018 06:41 AM

I don't think you'll find corned beef or pastrami at Russ & Daughters.

TDudette Sep 24th, 2018 07:00 AM

"As far as I know, I am the only Jewish father who was disappointed that his kid became a doctor,” Mr. Federman said. “I was thinking sturgeon, not surgeon." Priceless! Loved the line about the father chasing customers out the door. Thanks for this, ekscrunchy.

ekscrunchy Sep 24th, 2018 07:57 AM

Right..Russ does sell meat, only fish. So glad they are still around as most of the old places we used to go to when I was a kid have long gone.. Never forgot the screaming match my aunt had with a waiter at Ratner's on Delancey; she wanted to take home the onion rolls from the basket. You can just imagine the ruckus this caused!


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