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PostSubject: Hellmann's Mayonnaise - a bit of history   5/5/2010, 09:16

Most people don't know that back in 1912, Hellmann's mayonnaise was manufactured in England . In fact, the Titanic was carrying 12,000 jars of the condiment scheduled for delivery in Vera Cruz, Mexico , which was to be the next port of call for the great ship after its stop in New York . This would have been the largest single shipment of mayonnaise ever delivered to Mexico . But as we know, the great ship did not make it to New York . The ship hit an iceberg and sank, and the cargo was forever lost. The people of Mexico , who were crazy about mayonnaise, and were eagerly awaiting its delivery, were disconsolate at the loss. Their anguish was so great, that they declared a National Day of Mourning, which they still observe to this day. The National Day of Mourning occurs each year on May 5th and is known, of course, as- Sinko De Mayo!

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PostSubject: Re: Hellmann's Mayonnaise - a bit of history   5/5/2010, 09:41

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PostSubject: Re: Hellmann's Mayonnaise - a bit of history   5/6/2010, 22:32

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PostSubject: Re: Hellmann's Mayonnaise - a bit of history   5/7/2010, 11:52

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