Hyattsville Voices

Hyattsville Voices: A boyhood at the barbershop

September 9, 2014

BY KATY JUNE-FRIESEN — The following is an excerpt from an Aug. 18, 2014, interview with Frank Key, who has lived in the Hyattsville area since he was a boy. He and his wife Liz bought their home on 32nd Avenue in 1970. Katy June-Friesen edited the text for length and clarity. I grew up here. My [read more]

Hyattsville Voices: Louise Tatspaugh, 103

April 15, 2014

The following is an excerpt from a March 17, 2014, interview with Elizabeth Louise DeMarr Tatspaugh, who still lives in the same Hyattsville house she and her husband, Walter Ludlow Tatspaugh, bought in 1937. Both come from longtime Maryland families – Mrs. Tatspaugh grew up in Berwyn Heights and [read more]