Meet the Marios

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These are my great-grandparents from Porto De Golfo, Italy, near Naples – in the late 1800’s. Actually this looks like two pictures – heavily retouched – and printed together. My Great-Grandfather (the one with the mustache) was a policeman in that small town – my Great-Grandmother looks like she should have been one. I don’t know much about my ancestors but I heard through the years that my Great-Grandmother wasn’t known for her great sense of humor.

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