Recalling Newman's 'Salad Wars' in Br...

Recalling Newman's 'Salad Wars' in Bridgeport

There are 9 comments on the Connecticut Post story from Oct 2, 2008, titled Recalling Newman's 'Salad Wars' in Bridgeport. In it, Connecticut Post reports that:

June 1988 was "Newman-mania" in Bridgeport. The actor was being sued by Westport deli owner Julius Gold, who claimed Paul Newman had reneged on a verbal promise to share the profits of the Newman's Own salad ...

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Hello

Rutland, VT

#1 Oct 2, 2008
Nice recap on the trials. I will always treasure the rare autograph I have from him. What a great man he was.
Sidney

Farmington, CT

#2 Oct 3, 2008
I have thought about those trials fondly and always wondered if I would read about them again. Thanks Connecticut Post!
Ex Ct Resident

Des Moines, IA

#3 Oct 3, 2008


To the Bridgeport Post,
And your point is?
To print something that happened 20 years ago. Very Bad Taste.
What about Julius Gold? Sounds to me he was very greedy.
Why can't people just let Paul Newman rest in peace and let Paul's Family grieve in privacy.
I will never understand the Human society.
read all about it

Shelton, CT

#8 Oct 3, 2008
Bad taste?? I enjoyed reading the story, it gave us a human glimpse of a man most of us only new from the movies
Sadie

Shelton, CT

#9 Oct 3, 2008
Very well done!
Salad

United States

#11 Oct 4, 2008
Ex Ct Resident wrote:
To the Bridgeport Post,
And your point is?
To print something that happened 20 years ago. Very Bad Taste.
What about Julius Gold? Sounds to me he was very greedy.
Why can't people just let Paul Newman rest in peace and let Paul's Family grieve in privacy.
I will never understand the Human society.
Julius Gold passed away after a terrible and painful illness....Let the poor man rest in peace...I am sure Paul Newman would say the same thing

Since: Sep 08

Roslyn, NY

#12 Oct 8, 2008
CT POST....enough about Newman already. He died, too bad, so sad now move on. Nobody cares anymore...it's been over a week already.
Sue

Berwyn, PA

#13 Oct 8, 2008
Mike BPT wrote:
CT POST....enough about Newman already. He died, too bad, so sad now move on. Nobody cares anymore...it's been over a week already.
Hey Mike from Bridgeport -- thanks to your comment, the world knows Paul Newman was correct when he said "Bridgeport was the armpit of New England"
Sadie

Farmington, CT

#14 Oct 9, 2008
Great article I couldn't stop laughing! Daniel Tefer deserves a raise!

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