The Immigrants' Children, Jewish & Italian Memories of

The Immigrants' Children, Jewish & Italian Memories of Old South Portland ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☉ The Immigrants' Children, Jewish & Italian Memories of Old South Portland Author Polina Olsen – Thomashillier.co.uk In the early s, Jewish and Italian immigrants settled in South Portland It was a self contained community that replicated the societies they left behind in Europe This oral history captures daily life Children, Jewish Kindle Ï In the early s, Jewish and Italian immigrants settled in South Portland It was a self contained community that replicated the societies they left behind in Europe This oral history captures daily life The Immigrants' PDF or through the words of the immigrants children First Avenue in Portland was like Delancy Street in New York City There were butchers and little grocery stores, Mosler s Bakery and Dr Wolfe s barbershop Immigrants' Children, Jewish eBook ´ In those days not only did the barber cut hair and do shaves but if you had a problem he d put leeches on Jerry SternWhen Dad came to America in , he had three objectives learn to read, become a citizen, and vote It wasbefore he became a citizen,years after he arrived He did his best though, he was tough I remember one incident during the Depression when he went down to the commissioner s court He jumped over the counter and said, I don t want charity, I want a job Mike ScorcioGaribaldi Grocery was the old type store with wooden floors and the smell of Italian foods There was romano and provolone cheese, salami, dried codfish, and barrels of green olives in brine Joe Colasuonno My father was a junk peddler He d wake up at seven, have mush for breakfast, and harness up his horse and wagon He d collect bottles, sacks, copper things like that Once in a while he d find an antique and make a little money Leo Greenstein.


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