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WHAT SIN, A NAME—FRANK CROCITTO ON HIS OWN NAME

Photograph of Bearer - Frank Crocitto

Yes indeed, the name is Crocitto, Frank Crocitto, and it has proven to be a lulu, especially if you don't know the how of Italian vowels and how they can get Americanized or how my grandfather, my namesake, decreed it was to be pronounced. Of course the problem isn't the Frank part, though there is sometimes a bog-fog of uncertainty surrounding that, too: "Is it really Frank? Not Francis? Just Frank? Not Franco or Francesco? Not even Franklin or Franklyn (like an uncle of mine, through marriage, spelled it)?"

No, the answer is no, no, no!
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