Re:       OT: 1904 World's Fair foods (again)

RonButters at AOL.COM RonButters at AOL.COM
Mon Jun 14 02:02:05 UTC 2004

In a message dated 6/13/04 6:25:54 PM, Bapopik at AOL.COM writes:

> In fact, it was during the World's Fair of 1904 that in one short summer
> the city helped introduce not only cones but peanut butter, the hot dog, Dr
> Pepper, iced tea and candy floss too. If any city can lay claim to being the
> capital of the Fast Food Nation, this is it.

I'm surprised that there is no mention of the hamburger, which is often said
to have been first made well known to the American public at the 1904 Fair.

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