Incredible luxury in Manhattan's Americana hotel, the world's most modern cruise liners, a strange night off-Broadway - and a very uncomfortable chat show. (Although worse things can happen on TV...)
Today in 1965, Tony passes on an offer from a Mafia mobster, and plans his onward travels....
Today in 1965, it's a short but sweet letter on electic shocks and a New York cinema trip.
Today in 1965, Tony and Colin have befriended some top Mafia gangsters and hitmen in downtown Brooklyn...
OTD in 1965, Tony extolls the stylish wonders of Bri Nylon - a 1960s fashion thankfully soon abandoned!
This continues the letter dated 8 February 1965, which began: Dear family, Saturday 13th February Yesterday we had to go to a place down in New Jersey on the coast, and we were quite looking forward to this trip. It was about 120 miles and through some very picturesque countryside, but we awoke to find … Continue reading 13 Feb 65 : visiting Connecticut and New England : New York, USA
Today in 1965, Tony is too close to a terrible plane crash, considers poverty back in Britain and is stunned by Americans' views on healthcare.