reunion of old families in the 3rd st neighborhood carletti
Ed Gebhari Mykind of town _THEY STAGED A "Third Street Re- unjon^tthe Alpine Inmin Springfield other night, only 'the-affair wasn't called that name. : Â· .What it^was called was the Columbus Dinner Dance, .an -annual .event sponsored by .the Christopher Columbus .Memorial Association. But after-. all the fancy trimmings, the speeches and . the,.awards, what, .it really ^amounted to was If^P-ifi'f^' m ^ n y families who grew' up in thes,-Little Italy "section of 3rd Street in'Chester in the early .years of this, century. Their, names ,are familiar names today '.in : law firms,- doctors',, offices and prominent businesses throughout:Delaware County,- but back in the most of them were sons and daughters of immigrants who had come to this land of found friends from the old country in this city and started .to build their fortunes here. , Perhaps,-;you are acquainted with, some . . DePrpplietis, deFuria, Pileggi, Carusa, Varano, Sanbe, iFerrara, Stiscia, DePaolo, Trosino, Barbacahe,- Cresta, Manciiii, Carletti, Meli, Nacrelli, Valloti. Â·.....:'-. Â· -, .