Italian Roots Run Deep, Wide
Author looks at how immigrants influenced American life
Posted: September 15, 2013 at 5 a.m.
Bev Cortiana-McEuen always felt the connection to Tontitown, even though she was growing up in a suburb of Wichita, Kan. It was home to her parents — her mom was an Ardegmani; her dad’s mother a Ceola — and both sets of grandparents were among the settlers who founded the community in 1898.
Go & Do
Lecture & Book Signing
With Vincenza Scarpaci
When: 7 p.m. Tuesday; a reception will precede the lecture at 6:30 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Hall in Tontitown
Information: Michael Hartman at 479-595-3299 or email email@example.com
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