LTH Home

Interesting obituaries

Interesting obituaries
  • Forum HomePost Reply BackTop
    Page 11 of 11 
  • Post #301 - July 27th, 2017, 8:09 am
    Post #301 - July 27th, 2017, 8:09 am Post #301 - July 27th, 2017, 8:09 am
    Bo Pilgrim, Founder of Pilgrim’s Pride Poultry Products, Dies at 89

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/24/busi ... tcore-ipad
    "Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!"
    Paul Lynde
  • Post #302 - August 2nd, 2017, 11:27 pm
    Post #302 - August 2nd, 2017, 11:27 pm Post #302 - August 2nd, 2017, 11:27 pm
    Imagine having rejected The Diary of Anne Frank! (To be clear, it was not this lady.) What would our historical record have been like.

    Judith Jones, Editor of Literature and Culinary Delight, Dies at 93

    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/u ... -dead.html
  • Post #303 - August 3rd, 2017, 6:45 pm
    Post #303 - August 3rd, 2017, 6:45 pm Post #303 - August 3rd, 2017, 6:45 pm
    excelsior wrote:Imagine having rejected The Diary of Anne Frank! (To be clear, it was not this lady.) What would our historical record have been like.

    Judith Jones, Editor of Literature and Culinary Delight, Dies at 93

    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/u ... -dead.html

    Thanks for posting this.
    "I would gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today."
  • Post #304 - August 4th, 2017, 1:08 pm
    Post #304 - August 4th, 2017, 1:08 pm Post #304 - August 4th, 2017, 1:08 pm
    A follow-up article on Judith Jones, obituary above.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/dini ... ditor.html
  • Post #305 - August 9th, 2017, 8:26 pm
    Post #305 - August 9th, 2017, 8:26 pm Post #305 - August 9th, 2017, 8:26 pm
    Christian Millau, a founder of the influential Gault-Millau restaurant guide, which led the way in making nouvelle cuisine a global force in the early 1970s, died on Saturday at his home in Paris. He was 88.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/08/worl ... -ipad&_r=0
    "Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!"
    Paul Lynde
  • Post #306 - August 10th, 2017, 1:09 pm
    Post #306 - August 10th, 2017, 1:09 pm Post #306 - August 10th, 2017, 1:09 pm
    Chicago restaurateur (Heaven on Seven) George Bannos
    http://www.wlsam.com/2017/08/09/chicago ... nnos-dies/

    Robert Feder also mentioned their regular feature from a few years ago, Chewing the Fat with The Bannos Brothers, on WGN Radio, which you can find a few streams of if you Google.
  • Post #307 - August 24th, 2017, 12:16 pm
    Post #307 - August 24th, 2017, 12:16 pm Post #307 - August 24th, 2017, 12:16 pm
    Leland ‘Sugar’ Cain, top railroad chef in glory era, dead at 92

    ...
    “There was a lot of racism,” said Mr. Cain’s friend Ralph Justen, former executive director of the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

    The many African-American men who worked in train kitchens often weren’t visible to passengers, but Mr. Cain and others contributed to the railroads’ success, said Edward Burkhardt, a former boss.

    “One of the ways they competed with each other was their dining cars,” said Burkhardt, a former C&NW vice president who’s now chief executive officer of Rail World, a transportation consulting firm. “He was a great chef but also Mr. Personality.”
    ...
    Cathy2

    "You'll be remembered long after you're dead if you make good gravy, mashed potatoes and biscuits." -- Nathalie Dupree
    Facebook, Twitter, Greater Midwest Foodways, Road Food 2012: Podcast
  • Post #308 - September 12th, 2017, 1:28 pm
    Post #308 - September 12th, 2017, 1:28 pm Post #308 - September 12th, 2017, 1:28 pm
    Constantine 'Gus' Alpogianis, ran Palace Grill and Kappy's, dies at 85

    http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-c ... story.html
    "Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!"
    Paul Lynde

Contact

About

Team

Advertize

Close

Chat

Articles

Guide

Events

more