WHAT ARE YOU DOING WITH ALL THOSE INSTRUMENTS? “I’m delivering them; they were broken. They were fixed at our shop and I’m bringing them back to the music teacher. WHAT SHOP IS THAT? Music and Arts Center. We do most of the repairs for a lot of the Philly schools. AND WHAT KIND OF INSTRUMENTS DO YOU HAVE THERE? I’ve got six clarinets, a flute and an alto sax. DO YOU PLAY? I play the trumpet myself, yeah.” Mike Franchetti, outside J.S. Jenks School.
WHAT KIND OF WORK WOULD YOU DO IF YOU COULD GET SOME WORK? Carpentry, sheet rock, cooking. COULD YOU DO THAT WITH THE WHEEL CHAIR? Yes, sir. I help my sister some time with Thanksgiving. WHAT DO YOU COOK UP? Turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, potato salad, baked macaroni, biscuits. I’LL TELL YOU WHAT, WHEN YOU OPEN UP A RESTAURANT, I’LL BE THERE!, Gerald Stokes,16th and JFK Boulevard.