Journalist Bob Skole discusses working with the Italian News

Bob Skole was a journalist with the weekly newpaper, The Italian News from 1951 to 1956. In this video he recalls interviewing famous Italian-Americans like singer Tony Bennett and the Defense Secretary for the Sacco and Vencetti trial.

2 Responses

  1. john deamato says:

    I worked for Italian News in the 50’s. I remember Bob, reporter Frank Bucci and linotype operator Gabriel. Those were the good old days in the North End. The Italian News was owned by City Councillor Gab Piemonte.

  2. john bradanese says:

    I remember the Italian news office very well. it was above the carwash (also owned by gabe) on the corner of commercial street and the Charlestown bridge. I worked there in the 50’s.

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