(from L to R: Joe “Pep” Puliti(Polite), Elmer Polite, Johnny Falini, and Wanda Polite McGlinchey (front), approx 1939)
Uncle Pep (Joe Puliti, on the far left above) suggested we put together a list of people that have worked at The Cow over the years. The list below represents his memories. If you recall any others or you worked at The Cow, please add a note in the comments along with the years you worked and what your job was — and even tell us what you are up to now!
Here is Uncle Pep’s list:
Larry Polite, Chairman of the Board and head busboy
Vince Dougherty, Food prep manager
Elmer Polite, Assistant food prep Manager and scheduler
Willie Minor , Assistant candy maker, Assistant ice cream maker. Dishwasher and grounds keeper.
Kerry Polite & Kim (Polite) Puliti, Ice Cream makers Short Order cooks
Millie (Polite) Carlini, Head waitress
Wendy Polite Nickles, Dottie Smedley, Maisie Smedley, Emily Cowan, Dottie Rice, Dora Picotti, Gwen Stafford, Debbie Parry, Sally Jefferys
Part time employees:
Saundra Polite Schier, Wanda Polite McGlinchey, Erin McGlinchey, Kevin McGlinchey
Ice Cream Dippers:
Chandler Rigdon, Sam Kunkle, Huey Dunlap, Johnny Falini
George Smith, Walter Miller