On 'Scotchmen': "People from the provinces, who come to London, usually succeed in business because they bringa large stock of health with them and so are able to outstrip their town competitors, because they can work longer and more continuously. 'Scotchmen', for this reason, get on well in life, on account of the vitality they possess, due to oatmeal, pure air and hard exercise."Next week: burning the candle at both ends
The genius of Dr Allinson
08 August, 2008
We hark back to time immemorial, when Scotland was still a paragon of healthy eating, courtesy of our resident nutrition expert Dr Allinson (deceased).