Shawtown

was named for James G. Shaw (Click on name for more info on Mr.Shaw) ) who owned the factory that was the predecessor to Deemer Steel.

Nicknames

Ahboo - Glenn Bailey

Al Capone - Carman Mangini 

Applejack - Jack Truitt 

Apples - John Murray 

Archie - Joe Arcidiacono 

Baker - James Sulpizi (father was a baker) 

Balbo - Felix Susi 

Beetle - George Bailey 

Big Time - George Jensen 

Big time/ Smile - Louis Alvini 

Bittychick/Bitty - Albert Clementoni 

Blackie - Anthony Marcozzi 

Blackie - Joseph Arcidiacono 

Blimp - Angelo Ioanonni 

Blinky - Russell May 

Block - Buddy Hurd 

Blondie - Doris Sharp 

Bluebeard - John DiSantis 

Boo Boo - Lawrence Powel 

Boo Boo - William Peden 

Bootsie - Beverly Catts 

Boris - Mike Davis 

Brownie - Albert Vannucci 

Bubbles - Elmer Walling 

Bubby - Bernard Gott 

Bubby - Herb Tiller

Bubby - Paul Shilling Jr. 

Buck - Edward Kirkly 

Bucky - William Alfree 

Buddy - James Eliason 

Bull - James Harrison 

Bull - William E

Bull - William F

Bummie - Benjamin Hendrickson 

Bundo - Joe Celli 

Burk the barber - Almon Moore Sr. 

Burkie - Almon Moore 

Butch - Mario DiAngelo Sr. 

Butch - William Freeberry 

Butchie - Mario DiAngelo Jr. 

Cabbage - Paul Calverese 

Cadillac - Jackie Harrison 

Cal - Anthony Calvarese 

Cass - Anthony Castlione 

Chalky - Peter Octavio 

Charlie Mongey - Charles Pulliti 

Chatty Charlie/Buddy - Charles Pritchard Jr. 

Che-che - Patricia Gott 

Cheese = Francis? John Clementoni 

Chew - Sonny Truitt 

Chick - Joe Sterlicchi 

Chicken lady - Marietta Baldwin 

Chickie - Francis DeAscanis Sr. 

Chiganuts - Louis Arcidiacono 

Chippy - Marian Saienni 

Chitavav - Francis DiPietrapaul 

Choco - Amerigo Coccia 

Cholly - Charles Klingmeyer 

ChooChoo - Jerry DiMenco 

Chops - Thomas Foster 

Christmas - Natale Alvini 

Chubby - Ferdinand Quattrociocchi 

Ci - Cecelia Duffy Alfree

Cid (ElCid) - Jack Klingmeyer 

Clayt - Gaetano Astolfi 

Clink - Dave Gott 

Clover - Cloverino Camelli 

Cloverbloom - Cloverino Camelli 

Cokey - Carol Castiglione  

Compy - Francis DiMauro 

Cooch - James Delgrosso 

Cookie - Sortino Camelli 

Cootie - Nat Ramsey 

Cowgirl - Dolores Truitt 

Crazy Nick - Nick Ianni 

Cuie - Anne Jeffery 

Cuie - Francis E. McHugh Jr. 

Daylight - Danny Susi 

Dee - Deanna Susi 

Dindey - Orlando DiAngelo 

Ditty - Al Yacucci 

Dizzy - Paul Franks 

Dondahl - Antonio DiMauro 

Doodlebug - David Turko 

Dopey - Louis Alvini

Dopey - Tommy Franks

Duck - Donald Celli

Duckade - Louis DeBoto 

Ducky - Frank Harrison 

Eggman - Ned Bowman 

Elmer - James Antonio Jr. 

Elvis - Thomas Peden 

Fam / Pigeonhead - John Antonio 

Farmer - Dennis Daniels

Fats - John Cini 

Feet - Grover Engle 

Fonzy - Alphonse Di Angelo 

Fran Fran - Francis Peden 

Friggy - Emedio Marcozzi 

Frog/Froggie - John Peden 

Froggys - Froggys Den 

G.I / Oct - Joseph Octavio Sr. 

Gamble - Jimmy Gambacorta 

Gamby - Gambacorta brothers

Geetzy - Theodore Powel 

GiGi - Louis Antonio 

Goldberg - Charles Hartnett 

Goo Goo - Vincent Gonzon 

Goofy - Milio Mangini 

Guffy - Ronald Celli 

Gypsy - Joseph Pupillo 

Hair - Joe Vari 

Hamburg - Anthony Gonzon 

Hat - Harry Cox 

Hatchet - Sally Farrow 

Hawk - Franny Leonard 

Hawk - Nick Digiralamo

Headquaters - Frankie Castiglione 

Higger - John (Jeffery) Ciafre 

Hitler - Vince Manetti Sr. 

Hobo - Walter Harrison  

HokeyPokey John - John Ioannoni Sr. 

Holly - Celeste De Ascanis 

Hoptoad - Bobby Antonio 

Horsey - Jim Lenior 

Huck - James Freeberry

Hudson - Francis Antonio (Hudson High Boys on Radio) 

Huey - Hugh Sheridan 

Hungry - Larry Koczak (His appetite and his Hungarian roots

Ikie - James Gott 

Injun - Anthony Pupillo Sr. 

Jakey - Francis Ianni 

Jass - James? .Francesco Ianni 

Jickle, - James McDaniel 

Jim Diminey - James Antonio Sr.

Jody - Louis Sharp 

Joe boy - Joseph Gonzon 

Joe boy /Geritol - Joseph Pullan 

Joe Butt - Joseph Powell 

John Bull - John Thomas 

Johnny Boy - John Episcopo Jr. 

Johnny I - Johnny Ioannoni 

Jo-Jo - Joseph DeAscanis 

Junie / Onion - Vincent Manetti Jr. 

Junior - Orazio Arcidiacono  

Junior Pete - Pete Mangini 

K.C. - Charlotte Evans 

Kinky/ No neck - Richard Marcozzi 

Klondike - Bill Antonio 

Lard - Bob Wright

Lee Lee - Dolores Celli 

Lefty - Paul Leonard 

Lefty - Phillip Susi Jr. 

Lem - Louis Celli Jr. 

Lem - Ralph Foster

Little Bobbi - Barbara Jones Jeffery 

Little Mary - Mary DeBoto Ptak 

Lou King - Abraham Celli 

LuckyScut - Nick Scaramozzi 

Lullabye - James Henry Noel 

Mackerel - Albert Marinelli 

Mate - Ferdinand Marcozzi 

Mer-Mer - Mary Gonzon 

Mickey - Irene Lloyd 

Moon - Horace Platt 

Mopey - Dominick Manetti 

Muck - John Hartnett 

Muskrat/Jo Jo - Joseph DiAngelo 

Muzzie - Frank? Dominick Esposito 

MyPatty - Patty Marcozzi 

Niecy - Denise Celli 

Nit - Janet Toulson

Obe - John Manetti 

One spot Lena - Lena Castlione 

Oongie - Henry Gambacorta 

Organ / Baby - Frank Sulpizi

Ottie - Art Loveless 

Patsy - Pasquale Marenelli 

Paul Paul - Paul Camponelli 

Peachie. - Gloria Jeffery 

Peanuts - Paul Schilling Sr. 

Pee-Wee - Sarah Altice 

Pennydoctor - Pasquale Roland DiMondi 

Perry - Alfred Castiglione

Petey - Peter Toner 

Phinny - Josephine Susi 

Pickles - Harriet Harrison 

Polly - Polly Roberttts Sr. R/R guard at tic-tic 

Ponce - Leon DiAscanis 

Pooch - George Peden 

Poochie - Joan Harrison 

Pope - Alphonse Astolfi)preached alot)

Popeye - Ronald Manginni

Popeye - William / Raymond? Hartnet 

Poppy - Irving Thatcher 

PP - Nathaniel Watson

Pres - James Pullen 

Put-Put - Willard Thomas Jr. 

Rags - Steven Turko

Reds - James Pullen Sr. 

Reds - Norman Cochran

Ree Ree - Mary Gambacorta 

Relio - Aurellio DeBoto

RH - Butchie Lloyd 

RiRi - Mary DiMenco 

Rocky - Francis DeAscanis, Jr. 

Rocky - Harry Celli 

Rocky - Richard Antonio 

Roscoe - Ed Stansky

Sabby - Dominic DiSabatino

Salty - James? Seldon Pritchard 

Sammy - Salvatore Arciagano 

Scar - Joseph Scarmozzi

Scrape - William Octavio 

Scrapes - John May

Sharpie - Donald /Billy / Paul Sharpe 

Shing - Harry Lawler

Shinnel - Harry Strowski 

Shoebuck - Franklin Lloyd 

Shoemaker - Frank DiSabatino 

Shotgun - Harold Spaulding 

Shug - Sylvia Saienni 

Silvie - Silvio Camelli

Sim - Jim McHugh

Sindy - Assunta Sulpizi 

Skeetz - Edward Camelli 

Skin the cat - Leslie Thomas 

Skinny - Leon Newlove

Slim - James Fitzpartick 

Sluggo - Joseph Madora Jr. 

Smiley - Jack McHugh 

Smokey - James Marcozzi 

Snail - Frank Covelli

Snap - John Leonard 

Snapper - Joseph Gott 

Snapper - Joseph Octavio Jr. 

Snapper - Mort McNalley 

Sneaky Pete/Junior - Peter Mangini

Snookie / Snarkie? Charles Stevenson 

Sonny - Walter Trala 

Sonny - Zeke Marcozzi 

Soot/Shorty - Charles Pritchard 

Sparkey - Carlo Spacasas 

Spike - Wally Cannon

Spinny - Anthony Jeffery 

Springy - James Tritelli (walked with limp)

Squint - Albert Antonio (blinked a lot) 

Squirrel - Mario Tiberi 

Star / Sabby - Anthony DiSabatino 

Steam Shovel Nick - Nicola Scaramozzi 

Stick - Ronald (Jeffery) Ciafre 

Stir/Deary - Jimmy Koczak 

Stump - Robert White 

TaTa -   Albert Scarmozzi 

Teddy bear - Joseph Madora Sr. 

Three / Haystack - Raymond Jeffery 

Tiddlywinks - David Monson 

Tiger - Emmett DeAscanis

Tilly - Madelin Marcozzi

Timber - Pete Scaramozzi 

Tojo - Wilmer Roberts Jr. 

Toot Toot - Marie Truit 

Tootle - Randolph Alvini

Trippi - William Peden

Trucksin - Joe Manetti 

Tucker - Thomas Sharpe

Tunny - James Thomas

Turk - Anthony Foster 

Twiggy - Donna Moore 

Two Ton - Tony Quattro

Until - Attillio Jeffery 

Vinny - Joanne Veltri

Waaco - Angelo Arcidiacono 

Wahoo - Al Forreteri

Weed - Andy Reese 

Weed - Guido DeAscanis 

Weeze - Louise Marcozzi Moore 

Wheat - George White 

Whitey/Drew - Andrew Foster 

Wimpy - Francis Whitlock  

Windy - Wendy Peden

Woody - Rick Harrison 

Woody - Woodrow Alfree 

Worm - William Gott 

Wren - Francis Ryan 

Wuv - Benny Taylor  

Yaff / Ziggy - Jack Celli 

Yanksee - Jo- Jo DeAscanis 

Zekie - Francis Gonzon Jr. 

Zip - Muriel Thompson 

Zipp - Julian Cini



Unfinished - Help needed 

Big Ben - ?Stansky

Chubby - ? Jackson

CopyBuddy - ?Deemer

Derf - ? Drendle

Huey - ? McHugh

Jake - ?Kirby

Preacher - ?                  

Snowbird - ?Rooster 

Spud - Splendoro Baldini

Trucky - ? Gallagher

Tuck - - ?Sturgis

Ugie - - ? Powell 

Whitey - Frank Kuczynski