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There were dozens of cook houses, mess halls, and a large bakery that produced 10,000 loaves of bread a day.
The room looks more like an upscale Italian restaurant than a mess hall—that is, if the restaurant served everything from Italian to kale chips, comfort food to pickle juice.
Others say feral cats, lured by mess hall scraps, simply showed up.
To the shock and horror of first lady Julia Grant, the president often reverted back to his mess hall days by engaging in food fights with his children.
The recruits bellow Good morning, sir and Aye, sir and hustle to the head before a predawn march to the mess hall.
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