To preserve the ice as long as possible, people made sure to cool hot foods before putting them in the icebox.
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Let’s say you hard-boiled some eggs last night to make egg salad. But today, when you open the fridge, you discover that a helpful family member has put them right back in the carton along with the raw ones. Without cracking the eggs open, how can you figure out which is which?