0:00 - Family and farm life / Early life in Los Angeles

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Keywords: 9th Street Market; childhood; contract laborer; crop; elementary school; farm; father; grandparents; Hawaii; Hiroshima; Los Angeles; mother; parents; photographer; produce market; ranch; relatives; San Diego; Seattle; sugar cane; vegetables; wholesale

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2:31 - In search of education -- Living with grandparents in Japan

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Keywords: brother; checkers; chess; children; education; family; father; grandfather; grandmother; grandparents; great uncle; Japan; Japanese language; maternal; paternal; relatives; school; siblings; sister; snow; winter

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4:36 - Learning about maternal grandfather and his role in the town

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Keywords: adoption; children; death; epidemic; fencing (sports); foster; grandfather; grandmother; Hatsukaichi, Japan; Hiroshima, Japan; Jigozen, Japan; maternal; orphan; Spanish flu

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6:32 - Encountering bullies / Attending school in Japan

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Keywords: anger; bully; cherry blossom; class president; education; emigrant; fencing instructor; flower; grandfather; grandson; high school; Japan; Los Angeles; middle school; museum; native Californian; orphan; Southern California; temper; unconscious; veterans' association

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9:46 - Returning to Los Angeles to attend school / Living with relatives

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Keywords: auto mechanic; bus; doctor; elementary school; English; family; farming; gardener; graduation; grandfather; Great Depression; great uncle; language; Long Beach; Long Beach Polytechnic High School; Los Angeles County; mother; relatives; school; uncle; United States

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12:00 - First job at produce market in Long Beach

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Keywords: 16th Street (Long Beach); apple pie; apple sauce; apples; Atlantic Avenue (Long Beach); brother; buyer; classmate; father; gas pipe; job; Long Beach Polytechnic High School; Long Beach, California; market; natural gas; produce market; salesman; school; shelter; suicide; Watsonville, California; wholesale; work

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14:05 - Working for neighbor's produce market

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Keywords: 7th Street Market; 9th Street Market; Alameda Street; car; car accident; display; fog; hospital; internal injury; Long Beach, California; Los Angeles; neighbor; pickup truck; produce; produce market; schoolboy; seat belt; speeding; store; wholesale; windshield

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15:54 - Graduating from high school / Looking for work during the Depression

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Keywords: "keian"; apples; California; clothes; dry cleaning; employment agency; fruit; fruit stand; grapefruit; Great Depression; high school; Issei; job; laundry; Long Beach; Los Angeles; mathematics; niece; oranges; potatoes; produce market; school; sweet potatoes; tutor; tutoring; vegetables; wholesale

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19:11 - Working as delivery boy for grocery store

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Keywords: "chugakko"; bamboo shoot; barber; California; chauffeur's license; Compton; cousin; deliveries; delivery boy; elementary school; employment; English; farmers; father; fruit stand; grocery store; Japan; Japanese; Japanese immigrants; language; Long Beach; Long Beach Polytechnic High School; Los Angeles; Ocean Park; rice; Rosemead; sales; Santa Monica; soy sauce; Venice Beach; Washington Avenue; Whittier

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22:35 - Learning different Japanese dialects during deliveries

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Keywords: countryside; customer; delivery; dialect; farmer; Fukuoka; Hiroshima-ben dialect; husband; Japan; Japanese language; Kagoshima; Kumamoto; Kyushu Island dialect; language; Miyazaki; Nagasaki; native dialect; Oita; Okinawa; Oshima; phrase; Saga; school; spoken language; standard Japanese; United States; war; wife; words

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25:26 - Exemption from draft / Brother returns from Japan

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Keywords: brother; Camp Roberts; Class 1-A; college; draft; draft board; employment; Fort Ord; graduation; Japan; laundromat; Los Angeles High School; physical; President Roosevelt; register; school; selective service; service

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26:31 - Start of the war / Beginnings of Japanese incarceration in "assembly centers" (temporary detention facilities)

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Keywords: "assembly center"; "relocation"; Arcadia, California; board of directors; business; car; chairman; Colorado; concentration camp; detention facility; evacuation; forced removal; gasoline; Hiroshima; internment camp; Japanese; Japanese school; Kagoshima; laundry; Los Angeles; money; plan; ration card; Santa Anita Racetrack; school; Texas; tires; trailer; Utah; volunteer; war; war rations

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