Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Vincent Clarence Price: Baking Powder King

Vincent Price's grandfather, Vincent Clarence Price, is widely credited as the inventor of baking powder, a product that has become a household staple.  Here, in contemporary documents, is the story of the man who became a millionaire.

The New York Sun, July 16, 1914

The Price Baking Powder Company lived on after its founder's passing.  This cookbook came out in the 1920s.

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