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Re: Is this where the saying "Better than sliced bread" came from?

January 19 2012 at 11:02 PM
Tom  (Login FLT_TECH)
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Response to Is this where the saying "Better than sliced bread" came from?

You would think that with rationing the Gov't would want the consumers to get the maximum number slices from a loaf of bread. I remember the bread slicing machine in my grandfathers bakery and I don't recall the thing being down for parts. When my uncle closed shop in 1998 it was the only piece of equipment not sold. Last year when I asked my cousin if the 20qt Hobart mixer was still around, she said no, but the slicer was still there. Guess no one wants a 75 year old slicer that still works.

Then again a Juke Box manufacturer was making Juke boxes on one line and ,30cal Browning Machine guns on the other

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