Food & History: May 24

Food & History: May 24

1686  Gabriel Fahrenheit born, the German physicist who invented the Fahrenheit temperature scale thermometer.

1893  The Anti-Saloon League was founded by Howard H. Russell at Oberlin, Ohio.

1945  The first Food-O-Mat installed in a New Jersey Grand Union Company store.

1976  Two California wines won top honors in France at a blind wine tasting by the best of France’s wine experts.

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