Flory Bautista interviewed by Teresita Bautista

Flory Bautista was interviewed by her daughter, Teresita. Flory arrived to the US with her daughter Teresita in 1947 by boat from the Phillipines. They reunited with Flory's husband in Oakland Chinatown, and they lived for the first several years at the Pacific Hotel on 11th Street and Harrison. Flory has many memories of Chinatown including shopping at Tai Wah grocery, eating at Manila Cafe, and winning the Chinatown lottery.

(The full audio interview is available by request.)

(audio only)


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