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Clementine Paddleford: Awards and Accolades
Clementine Paddleford

A sampling of the awards, certificates, and honors bestowed upon Clementine Paddleford.

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Chez Blanquié
Honoring Clementine Paddleford
Los Gatos, California
October 31, 1948

Biographical article in Saturday Evening Post.
The Saturday Evening Post profiled Clementine in
an article entitled "Her Passion is Food".

Kellogg's Better Breakfast Ballad
Clementine's prose inspired several poets and song writers over the years,
including Lyn Duddy who wrote the Kellogg's Better Breakfast Ballad in 1950.

Award from the Grocery Manufactures of America, Inc
Paul S. Willis, President of Grocery Manufactures of America, Inc. presents
Paddleford with her First Honorable Mention Certificate in the Life Line of America Awards
at the GMA's annual luncheon at the Waldorf on November 13, 1950.

Award presented by Eleanor Roosevelt Award from New York Newspaper Women's Club
Paddleford won the New York Newspaper Women's Club Award seven times
(1948; 1949 Mar 05; 1951 Feb 17; 1953 Dec 10; 1954 Mar 03; 1959 Nov 07; and 1961 Nov 11)
for outstanding feature column or best article of special interest to women.
One of those awards was presented to her by Eleanor Roosevelt.

Jupitor Rex certificate from Pan American Airways.
As a world traveler, the airlines loved Clementine, presenting her with several certificates
like the Jupiter Rex from Pan American World Airways on Feb 24, 1954.

Paddleford joins the Chaine Des Rotisseurs
Originally formed in 1248 and revived in 1950, La Chaine des Rotisseurs is perhaps the oldest
and largest gastronomic organizations in the world. Paddleford's collection contains menus
from several conferences from 1959 through 1964.

Carlsburg Breweries, menu Carlsburg Breweries Dinner
Palace Hotel Menu
Copenhagen, Denmark

Dinner in Honor of
Mrs. Clementine Paddleford
Given By
The Management of the Carlsburg Breweries
June 1, 1960

Award from Society of Gourmets for the Leisure Arts.
Paddleford accepts the scroll for the Society of Gourmets for the Leisure Arts Award
from T. Norman Palmer, president of the society, while Lillian Ross, executive secretary
looks on at an awards dinner on Mar 15, 1964.

Cartoon in The New Yorker.
Clementine's popularity can be attested from this cartoon by Peter Arno
from the Sep 26, 1964, issue of The New Yorker.

Get Well card Get Well card, signatures Get Well card, signatures
A Get Well Card signed by many of the conference attendees prior to Paddleford's death in 1967.