12/3 Senior citizen menus

Senior Citizen Menu Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Beef fajita, pinto beans, tortilla, apple cobbler, milk. Tuesday: Lasagna, California veggies, spinach, corn bread, pineapple, gelatin, milk. Wednesday: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, potluck roll, margarine, apricot cobbler, milk. Thursday: Barbecued chicken, coleslaw, corn, biscuit, chocolate pudding, milk. Friday: Baked pork chop, glazed carrots, au gratin […]

11/12 Senior citizen menus

Tucumcari/Logan/House Monday: Steak, stuffed potatoes, margarine, sour cream, peas, carrots, lemon bars, milk. Tuesday: Barbecue bonanza: sausage/brisket/chicken, coleslaw, pinto beans, whole wheat bread, peanut butter cookies, milk. Wednesday: Oven fried chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, mixed vegetables, biscuits, cherry cobbler, milk. Thursday: Turkey, dressing, gravy, cranberry sauce, green beans, pumpkin pudding, topping, milk. Friday: Baked white […]

Despite advances, there’s more to do

By Baxter Black: QCS columnist One common expression many of us use — “the greatest thing since sliced bread” — represents a milestone in convenience. In the late 1920s and early 1930s, sliced and wrapped bread became widely available. I’m not a cook, so it is difficult for me to imagine the mechanics of how […]

4/27 Calendar

Thursday Route 66 Mural Dedication — 11 a.m. at the east wall of Lowes, 105 W. Rt. 66. Refreshments will be served. R.S.V. P. to the Chamber of Commerce at 461-1694. City of Tucumcari — housing authority meeting at 5 p.m. at City Hall. City Commission meeting — 6 p.m. at City Hall. Saturday Bobs’ […]

4/23 Community notes

• The lady that Tucumcari residents affectionately have called “The Bread Lady,” Mary Jane Edaakie and her family will be in Tucumcari on May 7. Edaakie, who has visited the city in the past, will be making bread, Indian tacos, fry bread and pastries from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Tucumcari Historical Museum, […]

Bread lady returns

William Thompson Mary Jane Edaakie, a member of the Isleta Pueblo tribe and affectionately known to Tucumcari residents as the “Bread Lady”, returned to the Tucumcari Historical Museum Saturday to bake Native American bread in an outdoor oven or “horno.” Edaakie comes from the Isleta Pueblo reservation to Tucumcari twice a year to serve up […]

Bread lady comes to town

TV Hagenah According to many in town, one of the most eagerly awaited biannual occurrences in Tucumcari is the return of the “Bread Lady” to the Tucumcari Historical Museum. “And she is coming back again this month,” said Tucumcari Historical Museum director Bruce Nutt about the return of Mary Jane Edaakie and her family for […]