The Pasty Project
Pasty Maker Questionnaire
-Bill Lohela (Viljo)
Age:(if you donít mind answering)
-82 (almost 83!)
Where did you first learned to make pasties? and from whom?
-30 Years ago in the building on Main Street Hancock.† Lived there and needed a job so started making Pasties.
How long have you been making pasties?
How many pasties do you think you have made?
- about Ĺ million!
- 50 day X 6 days a week X 52 weeks X 30 years = 468,000(min.)
What is the greatest number of pasties you have made at one time?
-1000 a day for a 5000 pasty order for MTU!
How many pasties has one person been able to eat at one sitting?
2, a BIG man ate two in one sitting, without leaving a crumb at the Keliva!
Comment on the prices of the pasty(from past to present).
-30 years ago they were $.79 to $.80
-today $2.95(just raised last spring from $1.95)
Do they ever get tired of making/eating the pasties?
-No, I eat and make them everyday!
What do people seem to like to put on their pasty?
What is the weirdest thing you have ever seen put in/on a pasty?
-Gravy? That is weird!
What would you like to see included in an online information center on the pasty?
-Just make it accessible to everyone!