Gus relates how his father, Giuseppe, came out West, and
about his early years in Edmonton before Gus was born.
Both Gus's father, Guiseppe, and mother, Teresa, worked for the
Canadian National Railways - Guiseppe as foreman, Teresa as
cook. Guiseppe and Frank Romeo gave many fellow Italians
their first start in the new country.
Working on the Railroad
Gus Lavorato remembers Victor Losa sending him Italian books
because he was studying Italian during his high school years in the
Coal Branch area of Alberta.
High School Years
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