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Food world bids farewell to unsung hero of fresh fare and good taste

Remembering the 'fish missionary' who changed what Americans eat

Jon Rowley (far left), took Julia Child fishing when she was researching for her 1983 Dinner With Julia PBS show, starting a friendship that lasted until her death in 2004.


ALMOST everyone who loves good food owes a debt to Jon Rowley, whether they know it or not.

The interest has accrued over the past 40 years from the gleamingly fresh fish we eat at restaurants or buy in supermarkets, from just-shucked oysters and the simplicity of a...

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