For six years Big Jim traveled all over the country. The banner said “See Big Jim the largest hog in the World. Guess his weight and win a prize.” Continue reading Big Jim- the Largest Hog in the World
“Pound” is the Saxon word for an enclosure.
At one time every town in England and the English colonies had a pen to hold stray animals till the owner paid for any damages they had caused.
An animal held there was “impounded”.
Pastrami is not a particular kind of meat! It is a way of preparing meat. The spicing and drying was a way to preserve meat before refrigerators. Continue reading Trivia: What is Pastrami?