Thursday, May 1, 2014
Recipes from Martha Ruth Leonard
1/2 cup hot water
3/4 tsp. dry mustard
small saucepan, combine water, butter, salt and sugar. Cook until
butter melts and mixture boils. Vigorously stir in flour, dry mustard
and cayenne. Stir over medium heat until mixture leaves sides of pan.
Remove from heat and stir in eggs, one at a time, until blended. Stir
in cheese. Drop from teaspoon onto greased baking sheet. Bake at 450°
for 10 minutes. Reduce heat to 375° and bake 15 minutes, until puffed
and golden. Turn oven off and let puffs remain inside 3 more minutes.
Serve hot. Yield: 20 appetizers.
Sally Lunn Squares
1/2 cup shortening
3 tsps. baking powder
Cream shortening and sugar together until fluffy. Beat in eggs 1 at a time. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. Add to egg mixture alternately with milk. Bake in a greased 9x9x2 inch glass dish at 425° for 30 minutes. Cut in squares and serve immediately with plenty of butter. Serves 8.
Pages from the Past
10 Years Ago - April 29, 2004
Area school children to be on television
Strawberry Plains Audubon was recently the location for the filming of two nature shows that included school children from Benton, Tate and Marshall counties. The shows will run on Turner Network’s “The Natural South” show.
Emily Stone awarded fellowship
Emily Stone of Potts Camp was named a Graduate Fellow by the Savannah College of Art and Design. Stone is a graduate student in sequential art and the daughter of Mitch and Jeanette Stone of Potts Camp.
25 Years Ago - May 4, 1989
Channel 13’s Joe Williams served as master of ceremonies at the ribbon cutting ceremony for the 51st annual Pilgrimage. Queen Carole Kloha and escort John Green served as ambassadors for the garden club at each home on the tour.
Joey Boone cuts album in Nashville
Joey Boone, a sophomore at Marshall Academy, followed his dreams last week and went to Nashville, Tenn., to cut his first album. The record, produced by his uncle Danny Walls, who works with many country music entertainers, was backed up by The Jordanaires.
50 Years Ago - April 30, 1964
Pilgrimage queen and escort
Queen Elizabeth Ann Sigman reigned over the Confederate Ball festivities. Her escort was Hal Waldrep.
Junior king and queen
Ben Yarbrough and Betty Bowie reigned over last Thursday night’s festivities at the Junior Confederate Ball.
The Pepsi Cola float captured first place in competition with 12 other floats in the parade held last Friday morning.
The Jaycees, dressed in Confederate uniforms and their ladies, in antebellum gowns went through the Grand March at the Confederate Ball.
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