Chess Pie (1866); OT: Restaurant Week in NYC
SClements at NEO.RR.COM
Mon Jun 21 03:06:47 UTC 2004
From: "J. Eulenberg" <eulenbrg at U.WASHINGTON.EDU>
To: <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
Sent: Sunday, June 20, 2004 10:22 PM
Subject: Re: Chess Pie (1866); OT: Restaurant Week in NYC
> Wasn't chess pie called Jefferson Davis pie in the South?
Perhaps. Barry found a cite from 1909. Proquest Historical has a cite from
1907. These are the earliest I could find. And you have to use "Jeff Davis
Pie" to find some of them.
Makes you wonder if the pie was truly served back in the day.
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