Sweet Sauce Pizza From Franzone’s – Bridgeport, Montgomery County, PA
By Gloria Todor, & Doug Durren (484) 431-3686 in SE PA
(Premier Property Sales & Rentals)
When I was young I never knew any other pizza then the pizzas made at DeJohn’s/Franzone’s Pizzeria. DeJohn’s was the original pizza shop located on the corner of DeKalb and 4th Streets in Bridgeport.That location had a wonderful visual...the pie maker’s work station was front and center in the large corner windows, overlooking the busy Routes 202 and 23. I can still see the dough being thrown in the air by the pie maker! Such advertising!Sometime in my youth that corner location was demolished because of the planning of a major highway in the area. And that pizza shop moved up a block and across the street, where the laundromat was, with a new name, Franzone’s. I do not know the details of why the name changed, but all I know is that pizza shop was a block closer to my home!As time pas...