Jednym z drogich przyjaciól naszej Polskiej Szkoly jest Pan Michalski, który przygotowuje na Boze Narodzenie piekne prezenty naszym uczniom w postaci drewnianych, recznie robionych zabawek.
William Michalski grew up in the immigrant communities of Passaic and Wallington, New Jersey during the Great Depression and World War II, in a boyhood paradise of rivers and ponds, wood and dumps.
Retired from teaching high school earth science Bill shares memories of growing up in Polish New Jersey during the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s.
– Poland on the Passaic, published 2003, with second printing 2005
– Wallington, Passaic & Dundee, published 2005, second printing 2006
– Captain’s Mast, published 2006
Many of the stories relate to a child growing up without a father during the Great Depression and about growth and personal transformation to becoming a man.