The A-B Cook Book Tested Recipes Selected By Our Department Of Home Economics. Together With Suggestions On The Use And Care Of The A_B Gas Range [1930 (ca.)]
The front panel is orange with the following text: The A-B cook book tested recipes by Dorothy K. Harris, Director of Home Economics. A-B Stove Company, Battle Creek, Michigan. There is a library call number stamp in the bottom left corner. The lettering is black and there are stripes above and below. There is a silhouette of a woman at a table mixing something. The company logo is to the right. The back panel is orange with the black stripes and A-B Gas Ranges Choice of a million housewives. There is a silhouette of a range with lines radiating out from the top and bottom. The title page has in addition to the title, the company logo, the text: A copy of this book may be obtained by sending 25¢ in coin or stamps to the below address, and the company name and address. There are important suggestions related to cooking and baking; care of the range; economy hints; and a glossary of cooking terms. There are directions on how to broil, grill, or roast. Recipes include breads, cookies, cakes, pies, puddings, meats, pastry, salads, sauces, and soups. There is a table of weights and measures. There is an index of the recipes by name.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Author: Harris, Dorothy K.
Printer: Gage Printing Co., Ltd. (Battle Creek, Mich.)
Brand Name: A-B Stove
Publisher: A-B Stove Division of Marshall Furnace Co. (Battle Creek, Mich.)
23.8 x 15.6 cm
Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.
Citation: Harris, Dorothy K.. The A-B Cook Book Tested Recipes Selected By Our Department Of Home Economics. Together With Suggestions On The Use And Care Of The A_B Gas Range [1930 (ca.)]. 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=3562