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Lunch is ready
Lunch is ready

 

Portobello Road, London
Portobello Road, London – more than antiques

 

Still Life Fish - Wm. Merritt Chase (The Met)
Still Life Fish – Wm. Merritt Chase (The Met)

 

LowerEastSide Appetizing
LowerEastSide Appetizing

 

Bowl of New Year Food - Teisai Hokuba, The Met
Bowl of New Year Food – Teisai Hokuba  (The Met)

 

A London butcher shop
A London butcher shop

 

Red CabbagesRubarb and Orange - Demuth, The Met
Red Cabbages, Rhubarb and Orange – Demuth  (The Met)

 

The Late Afternoon Meal - Melendez (The Met)
The Late Afternoon Meal – Melendez (The Met)

 

Apples and Dragon Fruit
Apples and Dragon Fruit

 

Slurpie
A slurpie at Haulover Park. Fla.

 

Central Park mystery meat
Central Park mystery meat

 

Pousse Cafe
Pousse Cafe

 

Rainy night view from a sidewalk table at Oscar's Place on Hudson Street.
Rainy night view from a sidewalk table at Oscar’s Place on Hudson Street.

 

Chinatown - East Broadway
Chinatown – East Broadway

 

Espresso and crème brulee
Espresso and crème brulee

 

Coney Island Boardwalk
Coney Island Boardwalk

 

Central Park pop corn
Central Park pop corn

 

Strawberry Sundae
Strawberry Sundae

 

Backyard barbequed goat leg
Backyard barbequed goat leg

 

The buffet table
The buffet table

 

Two light at McSorleys
Two light at McSorleys

 

My father & mother, Frank & Connie with my sisters, Nicki & Rochelle - a few years before I was born.
My father & mother, Frank & Connie with my sisters, Nicki & Rochelle – a few years before I was born.

 

Murray's Sturgeon Shop
Murray’s Sturgeon Shop

 

Flying Carpet by Scott Conary
Flying Carpet by Scott Conary

 

Donohue's Steak House - Lexington Avenue
Donohue’s Steak House – Lexington Avenue

 

Too bad they're gone - DeRobertis made the best zeppole di San Giuseppe
Too bad they’re gone – DeRobertis made the best zeppole di San Giuseppe

 

Catherine Street
Catherine Street

 

Krishna Food Cart
Krishna Food Cart

 

Whole Hog
Whole Hog

 

Key Lime Pie at Marathon Key
Key Lime Pie at Marathon Key

 

The corner store - Lower East Side
The corner store – Lower East Side

 

Scotch and a cigar at Hudson Bar & Books
Scotch and a cigar at Hudson Bar & Books

 

Village Fruit
Village Fruit

 

De Robertis Pasticceria
De Robertis Pasticceria

 

Tube steaks
Tube steaks

 

Guss Pickle on Hester Street
Guss Pickle on Hester Street

 

An old post card
An old post card – “Little Italy” The Morning Market

 

Chinatown kitchen
Chinatown kitchen

 

Scotch on the Rocks
Scotch on the Rocks

 

Dinner for twelve aftermath
Dinner for twelve aftermath

 

Chinatown market
Chinatown market

 

Fruit stand at the Broadway Farm
Fruit stand at the Broadway Farm – 85th St.

 

After dinner
After dinner

 

Camping in Jamaica
Kristina camping in Jamaica

 

Central Park Shish Kabob
Central Park Shish Kabob

 

Autumn fruit
Autumn fruit

 

Ershowsky's on E. Houston St.
Ershowsky’s on E. Houston St.

 

Christmas Eve before the guests arrived
Before the guests arrived

 

Essex Street Market
Essex Street Market

 

Apple tree at Fishkill Farms
Apple tree at Fishkill Farms

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Uncle Jimmy, one of my favorite uncles. My mother said he was wearing a Boy Scout uniform but I latter learned that he was in a reformatory for constantly playing hooky.
Uncle Jimmy – one of my favorite uncles.
My mother said he was wearing a Boy Scout uniform but I latter learned that he was in a reformatory for constantly playing hooky.

 

Grandpa Dominic at his store. Groceries and fruit with a restaurant in the back.
Grandpa Dominic at the store. Groceries and fruit with a restaurant in the back.

 

Table set for lunch
Table set for lunch

 

Lamb roasting at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
Lamb roasting at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church street festival

 

Pumpkins at Fishkill Farms
Pumpkins at Fishkill Farms

 

Grandma with my aunt and uncle at her grocery store on Mott Street
Grandma with my aunt and uncle at her grocery store on Mott Street in Little Italy

 

Robert's 60th 017
From the salumeria e latticini

 

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In the kitchen at home

 

Melon sculpture

 

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In the kitchen at the Institute of Culinary Education
Picked clean

 

Sunday dinner

I would give credit but whoever took the old family shots is anybody’s guess.