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Ruth's "Special" Hamburgers

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The taste is "out of this world." Another family favorite.

Ingredients

1 to 2 pounds hamburger
1 can sliced pineapple
1/2 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup catsup
2 tablespoons mustard

Instructions

Form hamburgers into flat patties. Place a slice of pineapple on top of each patty. Place another patty on top and seal pineapple inside. Broil until hamburger is done. Simmer brown sugar, catsup and mustard over low heat until well blended. Spread over hamburgers when finished.

Ruth Darr
Rock Island



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Recruits can get $500 by enlisting now. Lt Jobe has a recruiting office on Illinois Street.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Superintendent Schnitger formally inaugurated the Rock Island and Davenport Railway Line of the Holmes system by putting on four cars to start.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Wires of the defunct Union Electric Co. are being removed by city electricians.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The Bishop Hill softball team won the championship in WHB"S Mississippi Valley tournament at Douglas Park.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A boom in apartment construction has hit Rock Island, with approximately 300 units either in or near the construction stage or due for an early rezoning decision.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Members of the Bi-State Metropolitan Planning Commission are hoping to revive their push for a new $70 million four-lane bridge spanning the Mississippi River.






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