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Purchase "Growing Up in the Butcher Shop"

growing up in the butcher shop joseph c defranco the defranco business started in 1926 by philip and tedora defranco. at that time the business was an italian grocery store and butcher shop. after their retirement in 1976 they gave the business to their son martin defranco who moved the shop from roseto to west bangor road, bangor, pa where the business is today. in 1989, joseph took over the family business and continues to compliment the fine quality of meat which his family once sold. today joe has made the company grow into a seven day a week business with catering services available anytime. at j. defranco and daughters we specialize in italian cruisine, but also offer a variety of other menu selections. we offer butler service, buffet style, country style service and we also will simply deliver your selections and set up your event. all of our orders are custom and will be served or delivered anyway our customers prefer. we have catered events as small as a romantic dinner for two and as large as weddings with as many as 250 guests and more. no job is too big or small. along with your catering needs; defranco and daughters catering makes our own gourmet sausage. fresh cut meats, imported and domestic cheeses and take-out orders are available to you. like to cook like an italian? our cucina has all the italian products you need to cook-up your favorite recipe,, authentic italian style. upon your request we also design italian gift baskets creatively designed by principessa sirena. we would be delighted to customize a a menu with your personal touches. please allow us to make your occasions memorable. our goal is to exceed your expectations and we look forward to the opportunity to serve you. call 888-795-4274 ext 7879, order online at www.libris.com, amazon.com, www.bn.com or your local book store.