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This picture was taken in Italy in 1920 as my grandfather Franco Daddabbo, center, said goodbye to daughters Josephine, Isabelle and Domenica (my mother), and their young brother Chester. The kids headed to the U.S.A.
This picture was taken in Italy in 1920 as my grandfather Franco Daddabbo, center, said goodbye to daughters Josephine, Isabelle and Domenica (my mother), and their young brother Chester. The kids headed to the U.S.A.

by Lucy Engbring When the news came that son John’s two daughters, Laurel and Gretchen, were thinking about getting dual citizenship with Italy, how come it didn’t surprise me? They are both world travelers, both enjoyed their visits to Italy, and why not? The country is known for its great cuisine. Dinner there is not …

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