Today I Learned …

December 7 not only marks the anniversary of Pearl Harbor — it’s also something a lot sweeter. National Cotton Candy Day predates the Pearl Harbor attack by fifty years. It was a collaboration between confectioner John C. Wharton and dentist William Morrison, who thought up the occasion in 1897.

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