Born: Springfield, Illinois
Pen Name: Connection to Illinois: Leone is a native of Springfield. He graduated from Griffin High School and received a B.A. in economics and a minor in accounting from the University of Illinois at Springfield. Biography: Tony Leone has often served as a historical reference for the Horseshoe Sandwich for local and national publications. Leone restored a Springfield landmark, the Pasfield House Inn, former residence of George Pasfield, who served as president of the Leland Hotel when the horseshoe was created.
|Springfield's Celebrated Horseshoe Sandwich
ISBN: 1467139882 OCLC: 1079846882 HISTORY PRESS, [S.l.] : 2019.