*KurtWeill 21 March 1933 flees @Berlin for @Paris on March 23, 1933. Stayed @HotelJacob Then @HotelSplendideEtoile@11PlacedesEtatsUnis 4 March 1933 was last public performance in Germany. Stayed @Wismannstrasse
1st chocolate shop opened @London in 1657. White's and the Garrick, got their start as chocolate houses. 16th and 17th C Jews who escaped persecution in Spain, brought *Chocolate to @Paris@Amsterdam Swiss 1819 made bars. Still obscure in US 1893.
*Chocolate pot *Chocolate remained secret in Spain til 1615 *PhilipIII daughter, 14, married *LouisXIII@Paris 1000s of 18th century slaves in South & Central America. Disease led to Dutch East Indies plantations 1778 & African plantations 1822
*ParisBrest Named for *bicycle race between @Paris and @Brest in 1891, shaped like a bicycle wheel *praline*pastry*cream sandwiched between 2 light, yet crunchy *choux pastry rounds. Garnished with slivered *almonds and powdered *Sugar