March 7, 2013
Recipes from Martha Ruth Leonard
Apple Pecan Cobbler
1/2 cup sugar
1 cup sugar
sugar, cinnamon and 1/2 cup pecans. Place apples in bottom of greased,
8” round baking dish. Sprinkle with the cinnamon mixture. Sift together
the dry ingredients. Combine egg, milk and butter, add dry ingredients,
all at once and mix until smooth. Pour over apples; sprinkle with
remaining pecans. Bake at 325° about 55 minutes or until done. Spoon
warm cobbler onto dessert plates, top with cinnamon-flavored whipped
cream or ice cream. Serves 8.
Baked Fillets with Shrimp Sauce
2 lbs. frozen fish fillets, thawed (cod, sole or flounder)
1 tsp. salt
Dvide fish into six servings. Arrange in a single layer in well-greased 8x12 baking dish. Spoon butter and wine over fish; season with salt. Cover dish tightly with foil, bake in a 350° oven about 25 minutes or until fish flakes easily with a fork. Remove fillets to warm serving dish, blend soup and lemon juice into pan juices. Stir in peas and heat a minute longer. Pour sauce over fish. Serves 6.
Pages from the Past
10 Years Ago - March 6, 2003
Isis Jones arrives in Kuwait
Navy Seaman Isis L. Jones, daughter of Freedonin and Isali Jones of Holly Springs, has arrived off the coast of Kuwait in the North Arabaian Gulf. She is assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa. A 2000 graduate of Potts Camp High School, Jones joined the Navy in 2001.
City police move to MI incubator
The Holly Springs Police Department is about 90 percent moved into the Holly Springs Business Development Center on the old Mississippi Industrial College campus. Chief Burby said books and office furniture are all that remain to be moved.
25 Years Ago - March 10, 1988
Amy Hall of Potts Camp wins spelling bee
Amy Hall, a fifth grade student, won the Potts Camp spelling bee Feb. 29. Bobby Ray won sixth grade, Michelle McClure, seventh grade and Leigh Mitchell eighth grade.
Grant for building
Rust College has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundation for use in the construction and equipping of the new $2.5 million business, computer science and social science complex. The grant is the latest of three such grants in the college’s $5.5 million capital funds campaign.
50 Years Ago - March 7, 1963
Flu epidemic expected to reach peak
Dr. R.L. Wyatt reports that the current wave of influenza is still on the increase in Marshall County. The number of cases reported for the week was 310. Dr. Wyatt says peak of the epidemic may be reached next week.
Misty Morn, owned and handled by Joe Hurdle of Holly Springs, captured the all-age stake of the Memphis Amateur Field Trials held last week.
Miss Whaley receives highest honor
Bonnie Whaley, English major at Delta State College, has joined Kappa Delta Pi, an honor society in education. This is one of the highest honors available at Delta State.
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