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East Liverpool, Ohio, 1924. The little girl is my mom, who turned 91 in August and the big girl is my aunt, now 94. Both still drive and get to the race track to play the slots twice a month. My great-grandfather had tennis courts and green houses on Dresden Avenue, and was an avid gardener too. View full size.