Pug's Restaurant, circa 1950
Pug's Restaurant on University Boulevard near the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa sold meal tickets to students and served 800 to 900 meals a day during the 1940s and 1950s. Many students earned money for tuition by working at Pug's. The restaurant was a popular breakfast place on homecoming and sometimes used 60 dozen eggs preparing breakfast that day.
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