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  • When Henri Met Shirley

    By Mike Levy

    August 30, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    A long time ago in a Jewish neighborhood far, far away, Shirley Lowenthal and Henrietta "Henri" Diamond were best friends and neighbors.

    In 1930s Boyle Heights, the two young girls played together in adjoining front yards on the 600 block of Mott Street, "like two little monkeys,"...