Today in History: February 15

Today in History: February 15

1758  Benjamin Jackson advertises mustard for the first time in America.

1882  First shipments of frozen meat left New Zealand for Britain.

1889  Norman Jay Coleman becomes the first US Secretary of Agriculture under President Grover Cleveland’s 1st term.

1945  Molson’s Brewery becomes a public joint-stock company.

2005  A San Francisco fire destroys Fior d’ Italia, America’s oldest Italian restaurant.