How do you convince New Yorkers that its newest bridge is safe? Elephants. The city called upon the legendary showman P.T. Barnum to prove the safety of the Brooklyn Bridge. A parade of large animals did the trick. P.T. Barnum marched 21 elephants and 17 camels across the the Brooklyn Bridge in May of 1884 to show just how sturdy the span was.
"Oh my, you're so fancy!" That's the reaction you'll get when you put a plate of these Fancy Schmancy Tuna Melts out. It's warm, dressed up tuna with a double dose of melted cheese on a "not your everyday" type bread. These yummy melts are sure to please even the toughest critics!
- 1 (12-ounce) can tuna, drained and flaked
- 1/2 cup mayonnaise
- 1 rib celery, sliced
- 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
- 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
- 4 slices rye or pumpernickel bread
- 4 slices mozzarella cheese
- 4 slices Cheddar cheese
^1988 when he came to the BC Range to qualify for his CCW.