During the Great Depression people built shacks (shanties) in Central Park. This community became known as Hooverville, a reference to President Herbert Hoover. Many, many residents were WWI vets and their families. Central Park, New York City, 1930
Hobo Symbols: Dating back to the Depression, when many people were homeless and on the move, this code of signs were used be Hobos to communicate good spots to stay & places to avoid. "Here is the place!
It Happened One Night - directed by Frank Capra with Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert etc. The first film to win all 5 major Oscars( this was only repeated in 1975 by One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and in 1001 by The Silence of the Lambs)