October 29 – Today’s Food History
This Day in Food History
Feast of St. Thomas Bellacci, patron of butchers.
1872 An all metal windmill was patented by J.S. Risdon
1929 Black Tuesday — The Great Crash.
1947 The first successful cloud seeding (with dry ice) took place at Concord, New Hampshire.
1977 Meat Loaf released ‘Bat Out Of Hell.’