Today in fiction

By Salon Staff

Published June 12, 2001 8:27PM (EDT)

On June 12, 1929:

There's an announcement in the Weems Weekly that the Whistle Stop Cafe has opened.

"Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" (1987) by Fannie Flagg

From "The Book of Fictional Days"

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