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Long-gone Italian restaurants – a reader with a question

Post by Sue Kidd / The News Tribune on Dec. 29, 2008 at 11:30 am | No Comments »
December 29, 2008 11:30 am

This in the TNT Diner inbox this morning:


Hello–

I’m a former resident of Tacoma, south end.  We used to go to two different Italian restaurants in that end of town, La Pergola in Spanaway, then South Tacoma, and Amerigo’s in University Place ….. I am looking for some kind of contact or any recipe info the TNT might have published.  We’re talking the 1950′s.

Thanks for your help.

Richard White


Unfortunately, a hand search of our microfiche library could take days or weeks and I’m on deadline for two stories and a project this week and next (doh!).


I recommended the reader connect with the Northwest Room at the Tacoma Public Library for some background research. But I thought perhaps TNT Diner readers may have background information, fodder, maybe even recipes for this reader. If you do, please comment.

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