Memmi describes growing up in the "mixed," very close-knit neighborhood of Park Avenue. Memories of enjoying the Hershey Park bandstand, a homecoming party at the Community Building for World War II veterans, working as a bellboy for Hotel Hershey, where he saw many prominent people. Discusses the joy of being from a large family, speaking Italian, staying in Hershey. Role of church, including sacraments. Brief career in soap factory, Ted Banks. Discusses business; opening family bakery, politics, other activities.