Margaret Shares Her Cream Puff

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Margaret Shares Her Cream Puff


Margaret always loved desserts, so when she was convalescing her mother made her a batch of cream puffs. She was down to the last one when the doctor came in to see her, and mother suggested that she gave it to the doctor. "And to this day I can remember, I did it, but I didn't want to! I regretted that creampuff," says Margaret.


Landon Margaret (1903-1993)


January 1, 1907


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Over a course of 13 years Kip Landon (Kenneth Landon Jr.) began recording stories from his parents, Margaret and Kenneth Landon, resulting in 95 hours of recordings. Beginning on July 20, 1976, recording finished in June, 1978. The project resumed again in 1982 for a few months. After a long break, the third recording period began in 1988 and concluded in March 1989.

Oral History Item Type Metadata


Margaret Landon



Sound File Location

Box 75: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles" Tapes 1-20

Clip Location

Hour 12, clip 7


Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical


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