1941 Prairie Farmer WLS Centennial Ed Cookbook
This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-10-11)
Price : US $9.99
Up for auction from my Mother's estate of treasures & collectibles is a 1941 first edition Prairie Farmer - WLS Family Cookbook, Centennial Edition.
Signed in front gifted to Vera B. Clemens, From Mother, Dec. 17, 1941.
My Mother collected cookbooks and I am not sure history or from where she obtained this one. She did frequent estate sales & auctions.
Book is 5.5 x 8.5', hardcover with red check background on cover.
310- pages and all appear to still be bound well.
Printed by The Prairie Press, Chicago, IL
Edited by Gladys Blair
Copyright 1941 by Prairie Farmer Publishing Co.
Front & back cover edges are darkened but pictures don't really show it.
Pages inside are very clean and almost white. Page edges are yellowed.
Book cover edges are worn but in good shape.
Pages inside are all black & white and do include photos for that chapter.
Some creases in front binding but not side of binding.
Table of Contents
The usual categories plus
Stuffings & sauces
Jellies & Jams
Cooking for Crowds
Yummy (I am sure) Green Tomato pie and don't forget another one - Fried Brains.
Book is pretty heavy so I am not sure I can mail first class but Priority in a small flat box.
Thanks for looking and good luck.
This book is sold (sold on 2008-10-11)
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