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19 August 1999

The summaries in English were extracted from complete articles published on Il Centro - Quotidiano d'Abruzzo and Il Messaggero - Abruzzo edition.

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19 August 1999 - Il Messaggero

ROCCACARAMANICO - An ethnographic museum on the Majella to remember Diana and Tamara / Museo etnografico sulla Maiella in ricordo di Diana e Tamara - by Ernesto Grippo
Tomorrow in Sant'Eufemia a Maiella a museum devoted to the study of ethnography and emigration in the Orta valley will be inaugurated in the name of Diana and Tamara, the girls tragically killed in the mountain. the museum will be directed by Marcello De Giovanni professor at the Languages faculty in the Università D'Annunzio. At the inauguration Cardinal Vincenzo Fagiolo, Archbishop Edoardo Menichelli and the families of the two girls, Gobbo and Olivetti.

19 August 1999 - Il Messaggero

Pasta conquers the singles' market / La pasta alla conquista del mercato dei "single" - by Sabrina Venerato
ROSETO - Rossi Tascioni, a well known Abruzzese pasta-maker, is making 100 gr packets, targeted to the 8 million Italian singles. The smaller packet will allow a better dosage and avoid keeping opened unfinished packets in the kitchen. In a few months the idea will be also introduced abroad.

19 August 1999 - Il Messaggero

Non-stop music in the Maiella Park / Musica no stop nel Parco della Maiella - by Guerino Sciulli
GAMBERALE - This Sunday, 22 august, a 12-hour-long "Party in the Woods", for the fourth consecutive year, which has gradually gained a remarkable success. For this end-of-millennium edition 18 deejays, a show by the "Accademia degli Artefatti" with elfs, gnomes and goblins and a "tribal body painting" by Inka. Entrance is free.

19 August 1999 - Il Centro

ceremony in Vittorito to selebrate 500 years of the madonna del Borgo church / Cerimonia a Vittorito - Celebrati i 5 secoli di vita della chiesa della Madonna
Cardinale Giovanni Cheli, and the bishop of Sulmona, monsignor Giuseppe Di Falco, parish priest don Mario and mayor Antonio Lombardi celebrated yesterday the 5th centenary of the church. A great number of tourists and also the descendants of Cardinal Di Tommaso, one of the greatest figures from Vittorito.

19 August 1999 - Il Centro

Historical re-enactment on 21 and 22 August - Montereale celebrates Margaret of Austria with a parade / Rievocazione storica il 21 e il 22 - Montereale ricorda con un corteo Margherita d'Austria
In 1569 Margaret of Austria, wife to Alessandro de' Medici and later to Ottavio Farnese, visited Montereale for the first time. This weekend the fifth edition of the re-enactment with a costume parade with representative from L'Aquila, Ortona a Mare, Castel Madama, Leonessa and Cittaducale. Next day at 17 in Capitignano the third Joust of Quattro Quarti.

19 August 1999 - Il Centro

Future seen from the past - A study center at Porta della Terra / Il futuro visto dal passato - Un centro di documentazione nella Porta della Terra
SAN SALVO. Porta della Terra will be a center to study art and technology in Abruzzo and Molise. The center will organize cultural activities and exhibitions.