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Matriarch of Charlotte's Cafe was an institution in Carlton, MN, for six decades

Charlotte Zacher and her brothers started the cafe in an old streetcar in 1930. Charlotte charmed residents and visitors alike -- often serving up omelets and pie while wearing an evening gown, jewels, and a bouffant. She died last week at the age of 99.
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Charlotte Zacher and her brothers started the cafe in an old streetcar in 1930. Charlotte charmed residents and visitors alike -- often serving up omelets and pie while wearing an evening gown, jewels, and a bouffant. She died last week at the age of 99.

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