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... 


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