January 23, 2006

Cartoon Features Fontana's

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Ithaca shoe aficionados found a local favorite recognized in the national press in December when John McPherson’s cartoon Close to Home featured Collegetown’s very own Fontana’s Shoe and Clothing Repair.

The cartoon, which pictured two Wilmsford High School girls discussing their college plans, had a caption that read, “I was really torn between going to Cornell or Pitt, but there’s this awesome shoe store near Cornell, so