Strange tales of Philadelphia mayors past

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 This photograph shows a view of the Philadelphia skyline framing the Benjamin Franklin Parkway from perspective of the Art Museum.(Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, 1962/Temple University Urban Archives)

This photograph shows a view of the Philadelphia skyline framing the Benjamin Franklin Parkway from perspective of the Art Museum.(Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, 1962/Temple University Urban Archives)

Interesting tid bits related to past Philadelphia mayors — Click the links above, to listen!

Everyone knows the names of Philadelphia’s most famous mayors of the second half of the 20th Century: Frank Rizzo, Ed Rendell, and Richardson Dilworth.  But Philadelphia is an old city with a long history of leadership, so I thought there were bound to be some interesting anecdotes from the past.  I hit the books and came up with three interesting tid bits related to past Philadelphia mayors.  Click the links above, and enjoy!

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