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Object ID 2006.6
Title Cheers- The Magazine of Good Taste
Catalog type Archive
Scope & Content One document box contains 16 envelopes and 1 folder. Cheers -The Magazine of Good Taste was established by Henry Lankenau (1908-1998) in 1953 and was published from his home in Leonia for some 30 years. Lankenau not only served as Editor and Publisher, but he also provided all of the research, writing and illustrations. A full biography along with photographs are contained in envelope 17.

Envelope 1- October 1953. Envelope 2- March 1954. Envelope 3- August 1954. Envelope 4- January 1962. Envelope 5- September 1971. Envelope 6-October 1973. Envelope 7- February 1974. Envelope 8- October 1978. Envelope 9- October 1979. Envelope 10- May 1980. Envelope 11- February 1981. Envelope 12-June 1981. Envelope 13-December 1981. Envelope 14-About herbs & dining out. Folder 15- Cheers holiday stories 1963-1981.Envelope 16- Alpha Gamma Phi Fraternity Reunion 1960. Envelope 17-Biography with photographs of Henry Lankenau.
Creator Henry Lankenau
Collection Cheers Magazine
People Lankenau, Henry
Subjects Cheers
Educators & Authors

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Admin/Biographical History In 1953 Henry Lankenau established CHEERS - the magazine of Good Taste, a monthly publication devoted to fine foods and fine dining. It was distributed by selecting outstanding restaurants in New Jersey and New York. Lankenau, working out of his Leonia home, not only served as editor and publisher, but provided all of the writing and illustrations. The archive has a collection of these magazines. Born in New York City Henry Lankenau attended the Art Students League and Cooper Union.