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Genius From Hoboken

Genius From Hoboken

Broadcast: May 7, 1952
Added: May 04 2014

Sometimes a man will sell his whole life for a song. Such was the case for Giuseppe, a barber from the old country. Giuseppe came to the United States a good many years ago, and for no particular reason, settled in New Jersey in a place called Hoboken. Like most Italians, Giuseppe had one reigning passion. Music. And, when he could take time off from his little barber's shop, he could always be seen at the Opera or at the local concerts. Then he met, wooed and married Maria, and of course nothing would do but a first class honeymoon at Niagara Falls. It was whilst they were there that Giuseppe told his wife of his life's ambition...