The Enterprising Housekeeper: Suggestions For Breakfast, Luncheon, And Supper
Title page includes the following poem: "We may live without poetry, music, and art/We may live without conscience and live without heart/We may live without friends, we may live without Books/But civilized man cannot live without cooks." The front cover reads, "The Enterprising Housekeeper, 200 Tested Recipes. Illustrated with Kitchen Helps." A woman in a blue dress with a white apron is drawn using an Enterprise grinder. Parsley, bread, lobster, carrots, and celery are on the work table in front of her. The back has four circles enclosing a cherry pitter, food chopper, coffee grinder, and a fruit press. The back has room for a dealer's stamp in the center. 91 pages, plus 5 page index.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Author: Johnson, Helen Louise
Brand Name: Enterprise Manufacturing Kitchen Utensils
Publisher: Enterprise Mfg. CO. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
17.8 x 12.7 cm
Copyright: This item is in the public domain.
Citation: Johnson, Helen Louise. The Enterprising Housekeeper: Suggestions For Breakfast, Luncheon, And Supper. 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=377