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Clarence Birdseye Tests Frozen Food

On this day in 1930, shoppers in Springfield became the first Americans to find frozen food in their grocery stores. A test marketing program was designed to see if people would buy frozen food. And buy it they did. Within a few years, Americans would think nothing of eating fresh-tasting peas in December. The transformation of the American diet was...
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