Unlike many Jews, Hilda Kiman Gallant’s story starts not on Hester Street but in Havana, Cuba.
I have come a long way from Friday fish sticks in front of Annette Funicello and the Flintstones
brain is a virtual 20 volume set of World Book Encyclopedia of both useful and not-so useful information. Unfortunately, as a result, my ability to quickly retrieve a necessary fact sometimes fails.
My family’s track record for killing all but the most hardy plants dates back to August 1952, when we moved into our house in Keeseville, New York.