Morgan Rice

Helvetia, WV

Morgan Rice was born in Helvetia, West Virginia in 1999. She is the daughter of Hutte cook Henry Rice, and great-granddaughter of town matriarch and co-founder of the Hutte restaurant, Eleanor Mailloux. Ms. Rice is a member of the Helvetia Farm Women’s Club and works part-time as a waitress at the Hutte restaurant. In 2015 she created a petition to save Helvetia’s Ramp Supper.

Date of interview:

April 30, 2016


Emily Hilliard


Emily Hilliard

You’d come down after school every day for weeks to clean ramps. And you’d go to school and be like 'I’m really sorry that I smell like ramps, but it is in my fingers. It is in my fingerprints.'

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