"THE NIGHT THE LIGHTS WENT OUT" by RON VAZZANO

THE NIGHT THE LIGHTS WENT OUT by RON VAZZANO   November 9, 1965   As we were about to sit down to an early family dinner of spaghetti and meatballs, the apartment suddenly went dark. “What the…?”   Our first thoughts were to blame it on the faulty maintenance that characterized our tenement building. Then…