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My favorite sign in all the world, or at least in all of the People's Republic of Cambridge

The sign outside Mayflower Poultry Co. in Cambridge. I finally got around to buying one of their t-shirts today, which I look forward to wearing around my vegetarian chums.

Sign seen in Inman Square, Cambridge, MA

sauteed chicken breast with a cream and caper sauce and crisped chorizo. beets and goat cheese with toasted pine nuts on greens. wild rice blend of four wild rices and regular long-grain brown, made with half chicken stock.


the chicken is from the mayflower poultry company in cambridge, famous for its sign that says "Live Poultry Fresh Killed". here is an article on it: and here is their own site:


A store's sign on Cambridge Street, in Cambridge, MA.

This sign really says it all, doesn't it?

And the adjoining building, also old.

Walking in Boston - DAY 2

Live Poultry Fresh Killed!


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Mayflower Poultry's famous sign in East Cambridge.

The iconic sign, on Cambridge Street.

headless grigris, pogo, caleb, ruby, tricia, fresh killed chicken. not shown: zhazda the cat, gil the fish, sonic the photographer

At some shop in Cambridge. Apparently, they think it's funny, too, because they print it on a T-shirt.

You can buy the Mayflower Poultry logo on a T-shirt

Now that's some real chicken choking.