“After the importance of vitamins was discovered in 1912, small amounts of produce got the thumbs-up, but healthful meals revolved around milk. The nation’s top nutrition experts also told parents to choose whole milk over skim for kids and to make sure to butter their bread. A government-recommended dinner, other than the one at left [bread, milk, and plain cookies]: milk toast, stewed peaches, and a cupcake.”

–“Eat Your . . . Cookies?” Food Network Magazine. November 2011: 51-54. Quote on page 51.

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