Chicago: From Stacker of Wheat to Stacker of Wheat Thins!

The poet Carl Sandburg must be spinning in his grave. In his 1914 masterpiece, “Chicago,” he wrote lovingly of his adopted hometown, which was then booming in population and national significance: Come and show me another city with lifted head singing so proud to be alive and coarse and strong and cunning…. Laughing the stormy, […]