LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Colonel Harland Sanders is about to teach America “real old-time country and farm cooking before it’s forgotten.”
Yes, Colonel Sanders.
On yellowed pages hidden for decades, the white-jacketed man with a special fried chicken recipe and a vision that helped create the modern fast-food industry reveals he saw a future in another lucrative market — celebrity food books.
The recent discovery of an unpublished manuscript written by the founder of KFC shows that while Sanders was helping build Kentucky Fried Chicken, he was recording his life and love of food — and recipes — for the world. ...