Happy Independence Day!
Mock up photo and staff illustration of boxer Jess Willard from around 1928. Date and creator of photograph unknown.
1943 Oakland Tribune Yearbook illustrated by Paul A. Schmitt.
Happy Saint Valentine’s Day.
POTLUCK SERIES: DESSERT
We finish our Martha Lee’s “Favorite Tribune Recipes” series with the best part, dessert. The Cherry Torte was a winner in the Tribune’s recipe contests of the 1960s.
Margaret Mallory, writing under the name Martha Lee, began writing for the Oakland Tribune in 1963 where she became food editor in 1973 and retired in 1985. Her obituary can be read here http://www.insidebayarea.com/oaklandtribune/localnews/ci_17462854
The book was illustrated by staff graphic artist Ray Marta.
POTLUCK SERIES: CASSEROLES & PASTA
Our potluck series from Martha Lee’s 1976 Favorite Tribune Recipes continues with casseroles and pasta dishes for your holiday parties.
POTLUCK SERIES: SALADS
Our potluck series from Martha Lee’s 1976 Favorite Tribune Recipes continues today with salads, including Grandma’s old stand-by ambrosia.
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