Josephine Fusco

 
Josephine Fusco

born 1929
from Stony Brook

11 Stories

2.4 min
Josephine describes the feast of the assumption that is celebrated every year for over a hundred years in her home town.
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1.2 min
Josephine remembers the first day of war...
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1.2 min
During the depression, as a part of work projects, orchestras were playing in schools. Josephine remembers theese concerts as her first encounters with music.
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1.8 min
Josephine's mother was a great cook and everybody liked to come to dinner at their house. The butcher would get her food that was difficult to find and she would always bring him the meat she prepared with it s...
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2.0 min
Josephine speaks about the changes at Stony Brook University Campus that once, in her opinion, wasn't a pleasant place for students to stay.
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2.6 min
Jospehine speaks about her time in Deta Delta Delta Sorority. There was a lot of mystique around sororities but she enyojed being a part of it for the social aspect.
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2.3 min
Josephine recalls her first times in New York City: her first time in a restaurant, her first time at the Metropolitan Museum, the Thanksgiving Day Parade and the first time she went to see a play.
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3.2 min
Josephine remembers visiting the estates of wealthy people with her father who was a tailor. Like many other inhabitants of Westbury he provided services for the estates...
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1.6 min
Josephine's father was a tailor and his shop was always full of people who were there to socialize and chat.
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2.0 min
Josephine spent her childhood summers playing in the fields and in the streets. She liked to go to stationery stores that had all kinds of sweets.
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