One day late: yesterday was the birthday of esteemed chef and author, Portland born (in 1903) James Beard; we love him here and have almost all of his lovely books, all inscribed to his childhood (and longtime) friend, Mary Hamblet, a gift from her estate to our special collections…

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    I think I see a trip to the Multnomah County Library Rare Book Room in my near future…if only to make ogtumble extremely...
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