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From Taverns To Tearooms

From Taverns To Tearooms

Broadcast: April 9, 1940
Added: Nov 29 2016

Today we bring you the story of the women who have fed America - from taverns to tearooms. In early America, when the taverns were stationary and transportation meant jogging on horseback down trails in the forest, food and warmth were also important, and in the year 1644 an order was proclaimed that every town in the colony should license one sufficient inhabitant to keep a tavern for the feeding and entertaining of strangers...