Archive for January 3rd, 2009

‘Big Bopper’s’ Caskett For Sale…

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

CELEBRITY NEWS

‘Big Bopper’s’ son auctioning Dad’s casket

 

Beaumont, Texas — Rock ‘n’ roll’s most macabre historical artifact will go on the block when the family of the late 1950s pop star J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson auctions his casket on eBay sometime in the next few weeks – almost 50 years after “the day the music died.”    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)
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Victor Borge’s 100th Birthday…

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

100th Birthday

Victor Borge!

 

Victor Borge

 

DANISH PIANIST AND COMPOSER

né Børge Rosenbaum

 

  • BORN: January 3, 1909, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • DIED: December 23, 2000, Greenwich, Connecticut
  • CAUSE OF DEATH: Heart failure
  • BURIAL: Putnam Cemetery, Greenwich, Connecticut

 

Victor Borge grave

(findagrave.com / dead-trek.com)

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Celebrity Recipes…Anna May Wong

Saturday, January 3rd, 2009

CELEBRITY RECIPES

Anna May Wong

 

Anna Mae Wong

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

January 3, 1905, Los Angeles, California

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Anna May Wong’s

TEA CAKES

 

 

¼ cup butter

2/3 cup sugar

1 egg

½ cup milk

1 ¼ cups flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

½ teaspoon vanilla

¼ teaspoon salt

 

Cream butter and sugar and add egg beaten very lightly. Sift flour, baking powder and salt together. Add alternately with milk to mixture. Add vanilla last and beat all until smooth. Bake in oven at about 375 degrees. Ice when cool, if desired.  

 

 

— Anna May Wong

 

 

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