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  • A type of omelette popularized in California during the gold rush of the 1850s, containing bacon and oysters.

    February 6, 2013

  • Placerville CA was called Hangtown in those days, as were others, I suppose.

    I remember seeing a scarecrow-like effigy in miner's clothing hanging from an old downtown building in the 1980's.

    February 6, 2013