Sarah Albee: Hold the Pickles

From: Sarah Albee
http://www.sarahalbeebooks.com/2012/07/hold-the-pickles/
July 09, 2012 at 05:59AM

Amerigo Vespucci was a pickle merchant who helped stock vitamin C-rich pickles on the Niña, Pinta, and Santa Maria. Pickles were known to prevent scurvy outbreaks. Vespucci later became an explorer.

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