Stoop Star Salvatore Bracco, from Life On The Stoop heads for Hollywood in his Model T Ford with his best friend and an adventurous spirit as they headed out to become Hollywood Stars! From Brooklyn NY to Hollywood California is a tiring trip even with all of today"s modern conveniences but can you just imagine what it must have been like in those days. They hit Hollywood with a storm as they auditioned with many famous Directors like Cecil B DeMille and Studios Like United Artist where Salvatore made about a dozen movies before getting word that his Mother was ill and they headed back home to Red Hook in Brooklyn NY.
Salvatore later married Mary Savarese and continued to live in Red Hook for many hears where he and Mary raised 5 wonderful children and instilled good traits like Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty and Love and Respect for Family. The big depression was a difficult time to provide for a large family but it also created the opportunity to build character. Those are the days which generated the wonderful memories one will find in the book "Life On The Stoop" available at Amazon.com. Salvatore is the Father of Phil Bracco, Author of Life On The Stoop. Be sure and stop by our place and read and listen to some of those stories which many people from Brooklyn will be able to relate to and even if you are not from Brooklyn you will find them to be warm, humorous and loving memories of a time that has slipped away.