the 1920s teenager, teens started to hang out with friends more than family. they found their friends to be more fun. just like teens now they would much rather be with friends doing things they enjoy. kids not being in the work force made it possible for them to be kids. some kids became rebellious.
I remember this picture in our "best of Life" book... so beautiful and so tragic. The Most Beautiful Suicide On May Day, just after leaving her fiancé, 23-year-old Evelyn McHale wrote a note. ‘He is much better off without me … I wouldn’t make a good wife for anybody,’ … Then she crossed it out. She went to the observation platform of the Empire State Building. Through the mist she gazed at the street, 86 floors below.