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19 October 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 October 1999 - Il Messaggero

Pescara - Watson-D'Andrea: a great duo for the premiere of Jazz'n fall / gran coppia per la prima di «Jazz'n fall» - by Laura Valentini
Inauguration tonight of the Fall season Jazz Festival, a meeting place for Italian and American artists in three soirees from 19 20 21 October. From New York Bobby Watson, Orrin Evans at the piano, Curtis Lundy bass guitar and Victor Lewis on the drums, then Franco D'Andrea & Ensemble Mobile from Bergamo; tomorrow Sonny Rollins, and Thursday 21 Thomas Clausen, Severi Pyysalo and the Michael Brecker Band.

19 October 1999 - Il Centro

Lanciano - Tailory, an ancient craft still flourishing for custom sizes - Sartoria, un mestiere antico A Lanciano tiene il mercato dell'abito «su misura»
Not only oversize, but also clothes for special occasions: gentlemen and ladies still wish for the unique piece. Olga Casalanguida, for 30 years now one of the most appreciated tailoresses in town, says the price for a lady's 2-piece suit is 300,000 Lire for the work. Giuseppe Del Bello is now retired, but he still remembers when he made the Cardinal vest for Pope Pacelli. What is important - says Olga - is that the client trusts you.

19 October 1999 - Il Centro

INTRODACQUA - Boars near the village / Cinghiali avvistati in paese
In the area called Capo l'aia a boar crossed the street in front of a car. It is probably the same animal that destroyed a cottage patio nearby. People are afraid of boars, which can become very dangerous.