Thursday, April 17, 2014
Recipes from Martha Ruth Leonard
3/4 cup vegetable oil
1 cup sugar
2 tbsps. all-purpose flour
oil and sugar. Stir in flour and baking soda. Mix in eggs, vanilla and
apple. Pour batter into a buttered 8x4x2-1/2 inch loaf pan. To prepare
topping, combine sugar, flour and cinnamon. Cut in butter until a
coarse crumb forms. Sprinkle topping over batter. Bake at 350° for 60
1 med. eggplant, peeled and cubed
1-1/4 cups round buttery cracker crumbs (Ritz)
Place eggplant in a saucepan with a small amount of water. Cook, drain well and mash eggplant. Stir in remaining ingrediets except oil. She mixture into eight 3-inch patties. Fry in hot oil for 3 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Yields 4 servings.
Pages from the Past
10 Years Ago - April 15, 2004
Naylond Hayes receives “Coach of the Year” recognition
Recognition and accolades continued to pile up for head coach Naylond Hayes. In addition to having been named Coach of the Year for the Region 1-3A division, Hayes was recognized as “Coach of the Year” by the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal.
Shelby County mayor to speak at commencement
The Honorable Mayor A.C. Wharton of Shelby County, Tenn., is the speaker for the 138th commencement at Rust College in Holly Springs. The convocation will be held in the McMillan Multi-Purpose Center. During the convocation, Rust College president Dr. David Beckley will confer an honorary doctor of divinity on Rev. Fredrick H. Brown, former pastor of Asbury UMC.
25 Years Ago - April 20, 1989
Signs with Rust
Sean Morgan, a senior at H.W. Byers High School, signed for a basketball award at Rust College. Morgan averaged 25 points this year as a point guard for H.W. Byers. His coach, Wilber Beard, brought the team to a 24-10 record. Rust coach Rodney Stennis is welcoming him to Rust.
To medical school
Eddie Jumper Jr., son of Eddie and Annie Jumper of Holly Springs, will enter Ole Miss medical school in June. He is a pre-med student with a 3.60 GPA at Morehouse College. Eddie’s brother Tim is majoring in pre-law with a 3.45 gpa and plays basketball at the University of Mississippi.
50 Years Ago - April 16, 1964
Kay Thompson elected to office
Kay Thompson, daughter of Mrs. Ben Thompson of Holly Springs, has recently been elected second vice president of Kappa Kappa Gamma at Ole Miss.
Carlisle’s Big Star “Mountain of Meals” advertisement
Pies, 22 oz., 29¢; shrimp, 1-1/2 lbs., $1.69 Booth Bait shrimp, 8-oz., 37¢; fresh pork liver, sliced, 29¢ lb,; boneless pot roast. 69¢, lb.; iceberg lettuce, 2 heads, 29¢; giant size Tide, 69¢;
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