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    Fiesta Dinnerware

    by  • August 30, 2006 • Elsewhere, Food, Pittsburgh • 0 Comments


    Fiesta® Dinnerware, is made by the Homer Laughlin China Company. They are largest domestic pottery employing over 1100 skilled workers in a 37 acre facility. Homer Laughlin is in Newell WV, about 1 hour from Pittsburgh. Fiesta Ware, along with other potteries, used uranium and depleted uranium for brilliant glaze colorings. 1973 was the last...

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    Hot Dogs Chicago Style

    by  • December 23, 2005 • Elsewhere, Food, Pittsburgh • 0 Comments


    Michael’s Restaurant in Highland Park IL Best bet is the Jumbo Char Dog 3.99 Toppings for a traditional Chicago style dog include 1. Yellow Mustard 2. Green Relish 3. Fresh Chopped Onions 4. Two Tomato Wedges 5. A Kosher Pickle Spear 6. Two Hot Peppers (careful!) 7. Sauerkraut 8. A Dash of Celery Salt. Notice...

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