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In the New York Times this past week, Princeton University Professor Hendrik Hartog wrote about the old days when families took care of elderly people. 

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His conclusion: The arrangements whereby Grandma had the side room in the house were "only occasionally happy."Elder care one hundred years ago was, according to Hartog, "a very dark world." 

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