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Anthony Scariano, Sr.

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Park Forest Public Library


Anthony "Tony" Scariano, Sr. was a resident of Park Forest by October 1948. He was the lawyer who represented the people who sold to the first African-American family to move in to Park Forest in 1959. He spent a term as a State Representative. He was involved in the early schools, and as a lawyer, specialized in school law, represent in several local school districts.In his transcript, he discusses his reasons for coming to Park Forest, shop...
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