Ball Blue Book Of Canning And Preserving Recipes
The front cover reads, "The Ball Blue Book." The cover has a deep blue background and includes illustrations of jars, one full of peaches and the other filled with cherries. Additionally, a peach, tomato, green beans, a basket of strawberries, a pear and a plum are drawn. Back cover has a drawing of two Ball Perfect Mason and Ideal Jars on the blue background. The title page includes the quote: "They shall rise up and call her blessed--this woman who--loving and thoughtful of future joy and health-secures the goodness of Nature at her best, and cans against the barren sameness of the Winter months. Well does she look to the ways of her household." 56 pages.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Ball Jars
Publisher: Ball Brothers Co. (Muncie, Ind.)
25.1 x 17.5 cm
Copyright: This item is under copyright.
Citation: Ball Blue Book Of Canning And Preserving Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=308