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Date :   10.3.2005
Your name :   Stane
E-mail address :   stane.pucko@link.si
Comment :   very very nice report. Thanks.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   we will visit Pitigliano in May,2oo5.
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Date :   27/02/05
Your name :   Peter Mills and Vera
E-mail address :   apmills@clear.net.nz
Comment :   Very much looking forward to exploring area and thus doing research at present. Although not Jewish my children attended Jewish school in Auckland, New Zealand
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not as yet.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes Sept or October 2005.
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Date :   7 febbraio 2005
Your name :   Rabbi Barbara Aiello
E-mail address :   rabbi@rabbibarbara.com
Comment :   Carissimi i miei amici, Sono rabbina Barbara Irit Aiello, la prima donna rabbina in Italia. Ho visto la sinagoga a Pitigliano. Che Bellissima! A me piace parlare a qualcuno di domandare se e possibile per noi, i ebrei Progressivi alla sinagoga Lev Chadas
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URL :   www.rabbibarbara.com
Date :   31/1/2005
Your name :   Bob
E-mail address :   robertverlinden@hotmail.com
Comment :   a question: unfortunately we did not visit the Forno ... can you tell us what the oven does?
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   yes
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   yes, in a few years from now
URL :   www.verlinden.tk
Date :   1/27/05
Your name :   Harris Segel
E-mail address :   harris@pampered-pooch.com
Comment :   When I visited I was traveling with my wife and two Italian college student/friends, none of whom are Jewish. I was feeling a little guilty for making them drive all the way to the southern end of Tuscany for what I thought would be of interest only to me
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, in 2002.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes - but I dont know when.
URL :   www.pampered-pooch.com
Date :   17 January 2005
Your name :   John Laramee
E-mail address :   johnontree@aol.com
Comment :   We are scheduled for a one month stay in Tuscany, 13 August - 10 September. Having read your website, we will visit Pitigliano..!!
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   We will..!!
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, please assist our visit with any information you feel helpful.
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Date :   01-13-05
Your name :   Linda & Bob Urekew
E-mail address :   RUrekew1@aol.com
Comment :   Thank you for your website. It is lovely and we so enjoyed it.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   YES! We fell in love with it and do plan to return. It was the deepest spriritual experience we have ever had. In deed we now a mantle with all things Pitigliano!
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   YES YES YES -- again and again!
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Date :   4 January 2005
Your name :   Naomi
E-mail address :   nroukis@aupairinamerica.co.uk
Comment :   Great to find your site - after our return from the area during the Christmas period.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes - this was our second visit - we came across the town last year.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes - in fact we have found a house we are hoping to buy in the centro storico. So please e-mail if you are planning to visit in the future. Have you come across any other English speaking inhabitants in the town ? Would be great to hear if so.
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Date :   DEC 09,2004
Your name :   James DiCastro
E-mail address :   jdicastr@twcny.rr.com
Comment :   I have many Jewis friends, Nany do not know the influece that of the Italian Jews in Italian culture, art and cooking. I plan to share this site with them.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I hope to go back in September of 2005
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Date :   12-07-04
Your name :   Carl Burroughs
E-mail address :   cdbcdbe@excite.com
Comment :   What a beautiful place!! Apprciate your website.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes. We had a great time in Pitigiliano in Sept of 2002. Spent a week there with family member from Berlin. Pictures at the URL listed.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Would LOVE to return some day.
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Date :   12/11/2004
Your name :   Dante Baccelli
E-mail address :   Dantebaccelli@libero.it
Comment :   Nostalgia
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Si
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Si
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Date :   11/03/04
Your name :   Rachel
E-mail address :   isrl74@hotmail.com
Comment :   it was nice to read about the place just after Ive been there myself
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   3 weeks ago
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   maybe Ill visit there again
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Date :   oct 26 2004
Your name :   gary
E-mail address :   gkatz1@bellatlantic.net
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Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   i will visit the week of nov 7. do you need to make appointment to visit sites?if so with whom. thansk
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Date :   10/3/04
Your name :   JIM WAHLER
E-mail address :   jimwahler2@aol.com
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Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   YES, I will be there in July 2005 with my family. Is there a synagogue with shabbat services? Is it possible to have shabbat dinner with a local family. we do not speak hebrew or italian. Is there an old synagogue to visit? Is there someone there who spe
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Date :   9-27-04
Your name :   Jan Greene
E-mail address :   jjg815@erols.com
Comment :   I enjoyed this article very much.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   I spent 2 weeks near Pitigliano in Oct of 02. Had the pleasure of visiting the synagogue and meeting Mrs Servi both there and several times at the Pitigliano Co-op. Hope to return.
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Date :   sept 24,2004
Your name :   Judith Pinco
E-mail address :   PInctone100@aol.com
Comment :   Loved being there, sorry the temple was closed at the time.I really want to return and I will, very special place.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   yes
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   yes I will go back again
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Date :   september 21
Your name :   ALiza Gauzas
E-mail address :   info@alleventsplanning.com
Comment :   Thank you for sharing your commitment and devotion. My daughter will be coming from Ottawa, Canada, traveling and living in Brescia for a few months. I will pass on this information and hopefully she will be able to visit.
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Date :   Aug. 23, 2004
Your name :   Vern Freedlander
E-mail address :   vfreedlander@hotmail.com
Comment :   What a remarkable website!Pitigliano is a beautiful place full of wonderful people and stories. There is a inseperable linkage between the Italian and Jewish people that is personified in Pitigliano. Greetings from Toronto, Canada.
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Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   As soon as I can!
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Date :   5-8-04
Your name :   tonia
E-mail address :   t_nagtegaal@hotmail.com
Comment :   hello, I`ve been in Pitigliano last week, and today i have viewed this site, and al the pictures on your site. I`d liked it very much. It`s very cool, to see Pitiglaino, here in The Netherlands, were I live.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   YES!!!!!
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Date :   22 July 2004
Your name :   Rabbi Bonnie Cohen
E-mail address :   rebbonnie@yahoo.com
Comment :   Thank you for a beautiful and informative website.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I plan on visiting in September and would appreciate some information about places to stay. Also, is the synagogue still there?
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Date :   19th July 2004
Your name :   david walsh
E-mail address :   david.m.walsh@verizon.net
Comment :   I enoyed the internet history of Pitigliano and am interested in anything further I can learn about it. Thanks for your fine effort.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   It is very likely that I will.
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Date :   1 July 2004
Your name :   Gerald Borie
E-mail address :   borieg@adelphia.net
Comment :   Italy has always held a special place in my heart. Have been there many times and visited several Jewish houses of worship but never heard of this place. Thank you.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Hope to do that in November of this year.
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Date :   June 29
Your name :   Beverley Abramson
E-mail address :   babramson@sympatico.ca
Comment :   Thanks for the information.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I will be in Tuscany in 3week from now and will be looking forward to visiting. Can you recommend any Kosher restaurants in the Tuscan area?Do you have any suggestions regarding Jewish heritage in Sicily as I am also going to be there to work as a photojo
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Date :   June 4, 2004
Your name :   Franca Gilbert
E-mail address :   mygilberts@msn.com
Comment :   I am always interested in facts about Pitigliano, my mothers and entire maternal familys birthplace. Your website is a welcome addition to my research on Pitigliano and Etruscans, in general. Thank you.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, I visited every summer as a child, with my Nonna. Then stopped coming for about 6 years. The last time I visited was in 1982, unfortunately, and I was only 17 at the time.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I would love to see the village again and take pictures of the places I used to visit as a child.
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Date :   June 2, 2004
Your name :   KR Steinberg
E-mail address :   krsteinb2002@hotmail.com
Comment :   Interesting website!
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   we plan to visit on Friday, June 25, 2004. How do we arrange for a tour, if possible, of the synagogue, with Senora Servi? I will only have access to e-mail for a couple of days now before the trip so would appreciate an answer as soon as possible. Grazie
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Date :   May 22, 2004
Your name :   Adam Gottstein
E-mail address :   adam@volcanopress.com
Comment :   Thank you for assembling this lovely tribute website!
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, with my mother last October (2003)
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   We are leaving tomorrow for two weeks in Pitigliano with my wife, daughter, mother and cousin. We have rented an apartment and will be getting a tour of the synagogue, museum and town with one of the organizers of Pitifest and Senora Servi. We are very ex
URL :   www.volcanopress.com
Date :   may 19,2004
Your name :   Stephen Adler
E-mail address :   stefana@court.gov.il
Comment :   a very interesting site. please contact me with more information.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   no
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   yes
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Date :   4/05/04
Your name :   elaine cohen
E-mail address :   lou_elaine@hotmail.com
Comment :   I would like to meet with view to writing the jewish history .I speak Italian.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   no
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   yes.will be in area between 27thJune and 1st.July.
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Date :   24 April 2004
Your name :   Janis Popp
E-mail address :   jrpopp@aol.com
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Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Can we arrange for a guided tour of the Jewish sites on Friday, May 21st in the afternoon? We will be driving from the Gubbio area on our way to Rome. Please contact me asap. Thanks
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Date :   26 APRIL 2004
Your name :   SVEN THOGERSEN
E-mail address :   SBTAGENT@ONLINE.NO
Comment :   THIS WAS A VERY GOOD WEBSIDE, I FOUND A LOT OF INTERESTING INFORMATION AND IT ALSO HELPED US TO GET ACCOMONDATION IN PITIGLIANO THANK YOU
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   28 - 30 MAY 2004, BOOKING MADE FROM A LINK ON YOUR WEBPAGE
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Date :   April 24 2004
Your name :   Edmondo Donato
E-mail address :   EFDonato@aol.com
Comment :   Love the site. Having heard about Pitigliano from my maternal grandparents (Alessandrini and Verrezziano) and from my sister who has visited a couple of times, finnally seeing it is wonderful.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   No
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Hopefully,but not likely.
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Date :   4/20/04
Your name :   Terry Rozsa Driller
E-mail address :   trozsad@aol.com
Comment :   Thank you for an inerewsting, beeautiful and informative site.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes. I intend to convince friends on my Tuscany tour to take a trip to Pitigliano
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Date :   April 15, 2004
Your name :   Elizabeth Marighetto-Blumenkranz
E-mail address :   lizghetto@yahoo.com
Comment :   First heard about Pitigliano in The Classic Cuisine of the Italian Jews by Edda Servi Machlin.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Would love to visit with my husband on our next visit to Italy.
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Date :   14/04/2004
Your name :   Angela Paioletti Moura
E-mail address :   apaioletti@ig.com.br
Comment :   Io non so como scrivere initaliano. Scuzami. Sono nipote da Giovachino e Emilia Paioletti e sono molto contenta per avere trovato questa pagina nella internet.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Si.... nel 1989.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   SI
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Your name :   Ruth Gottstein
E-mail address :   ruth@volcanopress.com
Comment :   I dont recall if I completed this form before, so I am doing so now.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, in October 2003 for one day, on route to airport at rome.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes! My son, daughter-in-law, grand-daughter and I have taken an apartment in the center of Pitigliano for the last week of May, first week of June, 2004.
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Date :   March 17, 2004
Your name :   Vincent Basignani
E-mail address :   vincent.basignani@occ.treas.gov
Comment :   My fathers family is from Pitigliano. A wonderful and beautiful town that I love to visit.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes. Several times. Last vist was March 13, 2004
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes. Maybe next year.
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Date :   25/02/04
Your name :   Frank Farrell
E-mail address :   frank@dumfries100.fsnet.co.uk
Comment :   The town looks very dramatic clinging to the craggy rocks
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I shall be visiting next week to meet up with an old friend, Tom Pow, the poet
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Date :   23 febraio
Your name :   Teri Bolla
E-mail address :   bolladesigns@yahoo.com
Comment :   Ciao! Vuolio fare un viaggio in Italy questo anno. Mi piace visitare la sua citta.
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Date :   2/22/04
Your name :   Angelo F. Paioletti
E-mail address :   Golfdead@aol.com
Comment :   Most interesting article,
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, in 1996, and wish I had visited it sooner in life, as I would have made more trips. My parents were born and raised in Pitiglian, and I still have many relatives there.
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Date :   8/2/04
Your name :   Marlene Zaslow
E-mail address :   mzaslow@bezeqint.net
Comment :   Im very excited about this link with the Jews of Italy. Were Israelies that emmigrated from the US.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes. We will be visiting on May 22, 2004 and want to make contact with people who can help us appreciate Pitigliano and its Jewish history.
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Date :   January 14. 2004
Your name :   Linda Kaufman
E-mail address :   LEstherella@aol.com
Comment :   I read about Pitigliano in Hadassah magazine and hope to visit this summer as I will be in Montisi for the first week of June.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yet!
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes!
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Date :   1-3-03
Your name :   arlette Smith
E-mail address :   arlettegs@cox.net
Comment :   I was given your cookbook in 1981 or 82 and have cooked many of the recipes. Just saw an article on you in Hadassah magazine.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   No, but a friend of mine who lived in Italy had and weve talked about the town and you !
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   YES, but it will be a few years before I can go
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Date :   12/18/03
Your name :   Ruth Gottstein
E-mail address :   ruth@volcanopress.com
Comment :   My son Adam and I visited Pitigliano for one day in October 2003. Now our family plans to visit there in late May, early June 2004. I felt I had lived there in another life!
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   see above
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   see above
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Date :   DEC. 12, 2003
Your name :   STEVE GOLDBERG
E-mail address :   POLO4850@YAHOO.COM
Comment :   ENJOYED THE WEBSITE
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I WOULD LOVE TO ONE DAY TO SEE THE LEGACY OF PITIGLIANOS JEWS AND PAY HOMAGE TO THEM..
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Date :   7-12-03
Your name :   P.S.Short
E-mail address :   p.s.short@blueyonder.co.uk
Comment :   A wonderful place to visit-like stepping back in time.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   sept. 03
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   I hope to return sometime
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Date :   December 4, 2003
Your name :   Phyllis Horwitz
E-mail address :   phyllis@comcast.net
Comment :   Our visit to Pitigliano was spectacular. We thank you for this wonderful website that introduced us to a magical place with wonderful people.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   We plan to visit again in the near future.
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Date :   11/14/2003
Your name :   Michael DiSylvester
E-mail address :   michael.disylvester@navy.mil
Comment :   THis is my mothers hometown. A beautiful town. I visited it with her, my aunt(moms sister) and my brother in the fall of 1988. Love it,love meeeting our relatives.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes love to come back someday.
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Date :   October 14, 2003
Your name :   Phyllis Horwitz
E-mail address :   phyllis@air-nett.com
Comment :   Thank you for the wonderful information. We are planning to visit for the first time in November. Is there an English speaking person there who can explaint he Jewish History of the area to us? What day of the week is best to go?
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Not yest
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Date :   September 7, 2003
Your name :   Susanna Faccio
E-mail address :   vcasanova@shaw.ca
Comment :   Its a beautiful place. I was born in Pitigliano. My mothers side of the family were born and raised in Pitigliano and I have many relatives that still reside there.
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, I have visted Pitigliano a few times. The first time was with my parents -- they brought me back to my mothers home to show me where I was born and to meet my relatives.
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   Yes, I do plan to visit Pitigliano again. I feel very attached to the town.
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Date :   8/15/03
Your name :   Gina Marie Pitigliano
E-mail address :   diva_g2002@yahoo.com
Comment :   I love looking at this site that bears my name...may God Bless Pitigliano Italy!
Did you visit Pitigliano? :   not yet!
Do you plan to visit Pitigliano? :   YES
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