Food & History: November 7
1836 Chef of Delmonico’s Restaurant in NYC Charles Ranhofer born.
1872 The ship Mary Celeste sailed for Genoa from New York with a cargo of 1700 barrels of alcoholic spirits, later found abandoned near the Azores.
1950 Hawaii officially becomes the 50th state of the United States.
1996 The Distilled Spirits Council of the US votes to remove hard liquor ads on television and radio.
2006 The Nevada Clean Indoor Air Act bans smoking in all bars and restaurants.