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Throwback Thursday: By 1953, 'Old Garland' had cooked 3.5 million meals. But a cute name couldn't save her.
In June 1953, the hospital’s stove was somewhat of a local celebrity. “Old Garland,” as the kitchen staff called her, was all but cooked out when the Casper Tribune-Herald wrote a deliciously sentimental article. It even ran a photo of the afternoon cook trying to light her – using a precarious method the cooks devised after the janitors refused to do it for them. More »