March 11 – Today’s Food History
National Oatmeal Nut Waffles Day
Today’s Food History
on this day in…
1791 Samuel Mulliken of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania received a patent for a machine to thresh corn and grain.
1853 Self rising flour was supposedly invented by Henry Jones of Bristol.(Dates vary, 1845, 1852 and 1853).
1903 Lawrence Welk, champagne music-maker, was born.
1947 Mark Stein of the music group ‘Vanilla Fudge’ was born.