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concoction further annoyed the guardians of public morality, and, at some point, the name changed to sundae. The name may have been changed to protect the innocent, but the guilty went On the other coast, in Los Angeles, Clarence Clifton Brown claimed to have invented the, horrors, hot fudge sundae. Clearly, America was doomed. The story of how on slurping and spooning Americans came to be a away. coniferous people is a To make matters worse, conundrum replete with Stinson Thomas, chief competing claims for the dispenser at Butler's invention of the ice cream department store in Boston, cone. What is clear is at this trumpeted his 1905 invention point is that the cone was of the banana split to The popularized at the 1904 St. Soda Fountain magazine: At first we left the peel on the banana in the plate, but some time ago we began removing it altogether. We found the ladies preferred to have the peel removed. Louis World's Fair and thrust into the hands of a waiting American public. Apparently, more than one ice cream concessionaire plopped his product into a furled-up waffle from a neighboring stand, and from this marriage of con- venience, the World's Fair Cornucopia was born. The, ice cream cone was the consummate culinary creation for always-on-the- move-Americans. There was also a more relaxed way for Americans, to enjoy their ice cream. "Ice cream parlors and drugstore soda fountains." were pervasive across, America. Every community of any size had one," Carl. Scheele, curator of com-i munity life at the, Smithsonian's National Museum of American' History, says. Far from a, moral menace, he feels,, "they were islands of honest pleasure, a place to treat your sweetheart or share a,

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  1. The Paris News,
  2. 14 Jul 1982, Wed,
  3. Page 24

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