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St Patrick S Day

March 10, 1988
The leprechauns are about, and it's time to celebrate the wearing o' the green. St. Patrick's Day is always a special day whether you're Irish or not, and Pear Patrick Dessert will be a delightful addition to holiday dinner menu. PEAR PATRICK DESSERT 1 (16-ounce) can pear halves 1 (3-ounce) package lime gelatin 1 cup boiling water 1/2 cup cold water 1/2 cup whipping cream 2 teaspoons powdered sugar 1/2 cup chopped nuts Lime slices Drain pears, reserving 1/2 cup pear syrup and 3 pear halves.
March 14, 1987 | From Reuters
Prime Minister Charles Haughey, eager to boost U.S. investment in Ireland, will make a three-day trip to Washington next week to celebrate St. Patrick's Day and confer with President Reagan. Haughey will also be eager to counteract what is perceived here as pessimistic foreign press comments on Ireland's economic prospects in coverage of his narrow election victory last month, a government spokesman said.
March 18, 1985 | G. M. BUSH, Times Staff Writer
A message in green on a white T-shirt Sunday at Bowers Museum read: "You can always tell an Irishman . . . but you can't tell him much." Still, the Irish who attended the Erin on the Green festival in Santa Ana may have learned something new about their heritage from the artisans, musicians and entertainers there to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.
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