December 19 – National Oatmeal Muffin Day
National Oatmeal Muffins Day
Today’s Food History
on this day in…
1732 First issue of ‘Poor Richard’s Almanac’ was published.
1809 Pierre Joseph van Beneden was born. A Belgian parasitologist, he discovered the life cycle of tapeworms.
1863 Frederick Walton of London patented Linoleum. The standard kitchen flooring.
1871 Albert L. Jones patented corrugated paper which could be used to make boxes.