Monday, January 14

10E2099: Boston Jubilee Bean Dinner - 1950

At this dinner served on the Boston Common there were 8,000 lbs of beans, 5,000 lbs of ham, 250 pounds of cheese etc. 12,000 people served by 1,000 waitresses - on Sat May 20, 1950.

For an event at the Somerville library in a few weeks there will be a mini version of bean suppah afterwards... 











2 comments:

randall said...

Hood Milk.
Brown Bread.
Proper Bostonians.
Ice Cream on May 20th and it's still cold outside.

Looks like Boston alright.

james at 10engines said...

hell yeah