People: Gastronomy

Bess Truman had some more ladies in to the White House—this time right into the kitchen. Out went the servants, and into aprons went the First Lady and friends. Occasion: luncheon for 70 students of the First Lady's Spanish teacher, who major-dominated the cooking. Climactic dish: picadillo.*

General Dwight D. Eisenhower's old Army cook asked his old boss to be taken back, got a "come-ahead" by wire. Complained the cook, lately a Chicago hotel chef: "You just can't get the stuff to cook with these days."

Trygve Lie and fellow U.N. delegates went out to...

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