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PostPosted: Mon Oct 13, 2008 4:16 am    Post subject: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Wishing you a very Happy and Safe Columbus Day, everyone.

And for my friends here in the "North"...Happy Thanksgiving Day.

kiss kiss kiss kiss kiss kiss

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 13, 2008 4:57 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Hope you all have a nice holiday...

It's on days like today that we're all pleased that dear old Chris didn't believe this....



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PostPosted: Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:46 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:39 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

I marched in the NYC parade today. It was lots of fun as always. This year was very special because my friends from Paduli, Italy and Padulese immigrants/descendants from Australia also joined them. I loved seeing the looks on their faces when they saw so may people waving the tricolore. They were giddy.

James: the group in front of us was La Citta' di Carini! I wonder if it was your Carini????

Cathy: There was a big display in Grand Central on the Calabrian earthquakes!!! I thought of you. I only wish there were handouts or something I could have gotten for you.

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 13, 2008 11:46 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Hmmm...where did my avatar go?

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 12:42 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

hmm..it is gone. I think it has something to do with imageshack because it has happened to me on other forums. SOmetimes, they clear their cache and the avatars are affected.

Let me see if I can get it back for you.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 3:46 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

A little "history" lesson about CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS..

www.abcteach.com/free/...mbus_b.pdf

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 12:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

www.columbuscitizensfd...leet.shtml

Here is the link to the exhibit on the earthquakes in Calabria from the Teddy Roosevelt era.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 14, 2008 1:03 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Poipu04 wrote:
I marched in the NYC parade today. It was lots of fun as always. This year was very special because my friends from Paduli, Italy and Padulese immigrants/descendants from Australia also joined them. I loved seeing the looks on their faces when they saw so may people waving the tricolore. They were giddy.

James: the group in front of us was La Citta' di Carini! I wonder if it was your Carini????

Cathy: There was a big display in Grand Central on the Calabrian earthquakes!!! I thought of you. I only wish there were handouts or something I could have gotten for you.
Thank you so much for that link Lori. You know I love reading about the earthquakes because my great grandmother brought her children here (my great aunt was grown) right after one of those earthquakes and I think that is why they came here. Their life was much better there than here so it was the only explanation I can come up with. Maybe next year I should come march in the parade!

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:35 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Cathy, you always have a place with my group in the parade! I still hope that one year we can all meet in NYC and march under the gente di mare banner!

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 11:04 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Actually, I LOVE that idea! Maybe we can wear T-shirts or something with our town names on them. And perhaps the day before the parade we can make a trip to Ellis Island together. I would really love that. Very Happy

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 7:50 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Cathy wrote:
Actually, I LOVE that idea! Maybe we can wear T-shirts or something with our town names on them. And perhaps the day before the parade we can make a trip to Ellis Island together. I would really love that. Very Happy

I second that! ...And by the way HI ALL!!!! Very Happy

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 8:01 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Mike!!! I missed you!

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 15, 2008 11:29 pm    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

Hey Mike..

Nice to see you! How's that college hunting going?

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 16, 2008 10:06 am    Post subject: Re: Happy Columbus Day, America! Reply with quote

sounds like a good plan, NYC is about an hour drive from me Smile

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