Introducing Chicago Artist Storie Devereaux. Born and raised in Englewood (Chicago's urban area) Storie has grown and transcended into one Spoken Words Powerhouses. She combines Poetry, Singing, Neo-Soul instrumentatioin, and the Art of Hip-Hop with a bit of Jazz influence as her work remains in a category of its own.
Great Depression, 1930 ( Photo courtesy Chicago Herald and Examiner ) A young woman buys an apple from an unemployed veteran on South Wells Street in 1930. With the onset of the Great Depression, unemployment hit 25 percent nationally.