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What the Subway Looked Like When It Cost a Nickel

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    What the Subway Looked Like When It Cost a Nickel
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    The days of yore...when a subway ride cost a nickel.


    Even the Grinchy, fare-hiking MTA is getting into the spirit of the season by running vintage cars along the V line on Sundays this month. New York's Christopher Bonanos took us on a ride-along last weekend. Watch the video to get a glimpse of open windows, wicker seats, and Dr. Zizmor’s predecessors. Then take a ride yourself this Sunday or next.

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    Previously on NYmag.com's Daily Intel...