Thursday, January 14, 2010

"She eats her own cooking"

Treasures abound at the postcards site from the NC Collection at UNC. For instance:


Caption -Laura Reigns Supreme in the Kitchen at Hotel Carolina, Sylva, N.C. "She Eats Her Own Cooking." Chas. Thomas -- Prop.

Published by Cline Photo Co., Chattanooga, Tenn.

Message on back of card: "This is Laura. We ate here on way to Park. It was so cold on the highest peak 6000 ft that we nearly froze. It rained ice water up there. Uncle Nate." Addressed to: "Frances Beers, 1549 E 61st St, Chicago Ill." Postmarked 30 June 1941.

Description
Real photo view of a smiling woman holding a frying pan in a kitchen.

Citation "Laura Reigns Supreme in the Kitchen at Hotel Carolina, Sylva, N.C." in Durwood Barbour Collection of North Carolina Postcards (P077), North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, Wilson Library, UNC-Chapel Hill Digital Collection

http://dc.lib.unc.edu/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT=/nc_post&CISOPTR=799&CISOBOX=1&REC=2

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