Family Videos

FERLITA  - FICARROTTA


A 1945 film by Joe Ficarrotta of the Ferlita family in Tampa.  The film opens with Bill digging a hole, this was staged for one of the Short Films Joe would produce for neighborhood kids would pay to see.  Others in the film include Mary Lu about 5 - 6 weeks old, Nana "Vi" and other grandchildren.

 

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A 1974 film by K Ferlita of a typical Easter a Nana "Vi"s house in Tampa.  Mary Lu & Tracy hide the eggs for the "grow-ups" to find.  As it turned out Nana "Vi" won the prize for the LEAST eggs found!! the second film is of Richard doing yard work in Lakeland.

 

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A 1974 film by K Ferlita of Bill & Dad  playing around in the backyard in Tampa.  Bill & Dad spar to see who is "lighter on his feet".

 

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A 1987 family conversations after dinner.  Frank Ficarrotta, Rosario, Bill and Ernest Ferlita remember about old times in West Tampa.

 

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A 1993 family conversations at Dee Dee's house.  Rosario, Mary, Bill and Ernest recall stories about the macaroni factory and growing up in West Tampa and Ybor City.

 

www.ferlita.com/video/1993saro/1993saro.html

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Other Family Pictures & Information

Angelo & Rosalia Ferlita Anniversary  |  2006 Calendar of Birthdays & Anniversaries  |  Genealogy Home Page

Look for more information and pictures coming soon!!

 

www.ferlita.com

2006