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Household Discoveries and Mrs Curtis's Cook Book 1909

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HOUSEHOLD DISCOVERIES AND MRS. CURTIS'S COOK BOOK -- 1909 Copyright.  The seam on the front side of the spine is beginning to tear - see picture.  The cover is black with gold lettering and design - the corners are a little worn - it has been used.  There are 744 pages for the Household Discoveries and 280 pages for the Cook book. 


HOUSEHOLD DISCOVERIES  - An encyclopedia of practical recipes and processes is by Sidney Morse and published by Success Company.  There is a page that advertises one cent a word for new household discoveries sent in to them.  There are a couple of great chapters that give formulas for making cold cream, toilet powders, rouge, perfumes, hair washes hair dyes, etc.  This book is a great read for folks trying to go 'green' or the mother nature type.


Mrs. Curtis's Cook Book -  This book was for the eary 1900's woman that wished to learn how to cook.   It covers ' wholesome, well-cooked food, in simpler living, and in household economy'.  There is a chapter on STALE Bread use, CEREAL LEFT-OVERS, FISH LEFT-OVERS,FIRELESS COOKERY, FAVORITE DISHES IN FAMOUS HOMES (Mrs. Taft, Mrs Sherman, Governors and Senators), HOW TO ROAST A PIG, ETC.  The Chicken and Dumplings sound great!



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Why are there no copies coming out since the one's that did come out are all sold out?