From the San Diego Union, May 15, 1930
Thelma, gowned for her brother’s wedding, 1930
Thelma and Frank Bompensiero
Manual Rodríguez-López and family
From the San Diego Union, December 28, 1958
From the San Diego Union, January 17, 1920
Apartments at 1907 Columbia
Circa 1920 fishing boat, Frank Bompensiero in foreground
From San Diego Greeters’ Guide, 1921
St. Anthony festival: Bompensiero’s sister, mother (center, wearing black), brother-in-law, daughter, and nephews
Frank Bompensiero in Sicily, c. 1920
Tom Cooper: “I even have a Jewish macadamia nut tree. I brought it back from ...
From the San Diego Union Friday, February 11, 1977
Thelma Bompensiero (second from left), Marie Adamo, and Momo Adamo
At Tops in 1948: second from left, Momo Adamo, Marie Adamo, Thelma Bompensiero, Frank Bompensiero, ...
Frank and Thelma Bompensiero and Marie and Momo Adamo in early 1950s
Jack Dragna (head of table) and Frank Desimone (to Dragna’s left)
Where Lamont Street pay phone stood
4205 Lamont Street
There are four line positions: pantry, griddle and fry, expediter, and sauté.
Behind the line at Gulf Coast Grill. “We’re going to start with the Cajun Trinity, ...
“Third pan?” I say to the dishwasher. He speaks little English but this he understands. ...
Yellow squash. "Even if it's fresh but it has a scar, you know that you ...
You sit in a warehouse for a day until you are put on a truck ...
Apple Tree's Arturo Ramirez: "Some items you have to treat like little babies. Bananas are ...
3:58 p.m., Feb. 19
Robert Bush noon, Feb. 19
Daniel Powell 11 a.m., Feb. 19
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Dave Rice 8:30 a.m., Feb. 19
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Various Authors 12:02 p.m., Feb. 18
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