Friday, Dec 03, 2010
by Margie Trundleberry
FROM THE DOOLEY HOUSEHOLD
“We didn’t get in trouble a lot as kids, but we were…pretty spirited. I can remember one time my Mom had her Sandusky Women’s Musical Appreciation Society and Bunco Club meeting at our house, and Jamie and I wanted to show off our new gymnastic skills – I think the Olympics were going on at the time. Jamie went into a cartwheel and the cape – we were wearing Superman capes for dramatic effect – caught the edge of a serving tray of Mrs. Plunderton’s low-sodium, high-fiber, no sugar, whole-wheat raisin cookies, which all tumbled onto the patio floor. My Mom was probably pleased – the cookies were horrible – but what could she do? She had to give us some kind of punishment on Mrs. Plunderton’s account.”
Lance Dooley, son of Clarence ‘Otis’ Dooley
The television commercial made in the 1950s for Oberpfaffendorfer’s croquettes is adorable. The animated croquettes...