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potato salad


IN THE January 15 ISSUE

FROM THE 2011 Articles,
andFood Fun,
andMargaret Mendel,
andTerrific Tales

by Margaret Mendel

I had an uncle who used to eat raw potatoes. I remember seeing him in late summer leaning against a fence post, the hot sun blazing down on his newly turned potato patch. He’d rinse the dirt from one of the potatoes with the water from a gallon jug he carried on the back of his tractor, inspecting the potato for a short while.


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