[Michlib-l] Vintage cookbook questions

Christine Hage christine.hage at rhpl.org
Fri May 25 08:29:43 EDT 2018

The checked book is Better Homes and Garden.  We have four or five in our
book sale and I looked through them and there were no recipes for Italian
Wedding Soup our baked apples using pudding.

Christine Lind Hage
Director, Rochester Hills Public Library
Division Councilor, United for Libraries
500 Olde Towne Road
Rochester, MI 48307-2043

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On Fri, May 25, 2018 at 7:58 AM, Steven Bowers via Michlib-l <
michlib-l at mcls.org> wrote:

> The Henry Ford - Benson Ford Research Center has lots of cookbooks in
> their collection.  I am copying their specialist on this email.  There are
> various Betty Crocker ones but not sure which might be what you want:
> https://dalnet-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-
> explore/search?query=any,contains,%22betty%20crocker%
> 22&tab=default_tab&search_scope=physical_scope&vid=
> 01DAL_HENRYFORD&lang=en_US&offset=0
> -Steve
> Steven K. Bowers
> Executive Director
> Detroit Area Library Network
> Michigan Library Association, President
> ALA Chapter Councilor, Michigan
> www.dalnet.org
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> ------------------------------
> *From:* michlib-l-bounces at mcls.org <michlib-l-bounces at mcls.org> on behalf
> of Stacy Pasche via Michlib-l <michlib-l at mcls.org>
> *Sent:* Thursday, May 24, 2018 2:30 PM
> *To:* Michlib-l at mcls.org
> *Subject:* [Michlib-l] Vintage cookbook questions
> Occasionally we have a patron in need of a vintage Betty Crocker or Better
> Homes and Gardens cookbook for a recipe "that mom used to make." Recently,
> we had someone request a recipe for "Old fashioned Italian wedding soup"
> from the checked cookbook- 1960's.
> Does anyone know of an old recipe database? Or- does anyone have the red
> and white checked cookbook from teh 1960's on their shelves and can see if
> the recipe is there? While this conversation was happening, another patron
> said she has been looking for a baked apple recipe that used pudding that
> was supposedly in the same cookbook.
> Thanks!
> --
> Stacy Pasche,
> Assistant Library Director
> *"Sometimes it's fun to do the impossible." -Walt Disney*
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