Betty Crocker's Cook Book for Boys and Girls, New York: Golden Press, 1957, First Edition, Fourth Printing, spiral bound hardcover, 191pp.
A true original, stated first edition, of a vintage 1950s childhood cookbook favorite. Adorable illustrations by Gloria Kamen. Color photographs of many recipes - like the Raggedy Ann Salad, Long John Silver Sandwich, Pigs in Blankets, Branded Pancakes, and Igloo Cake - are offered throughout.
Extra Special - Cakes, Icings, Cookies, Candies, Drinks
Campfire Cooking - Eggs, Potatoes, Hot Breads, Main Dishes, S'mores
Breakfast - Toast Spreads, Fruits, Cocoa, French Toast, Eggs, Pancakes, Cereals, Breads
Lunch or Supper - Table Setting, Main Dishes, Salads, Breads, Desserts, Cakes, Cookies
Dinner - Relishes, Main Dishes, Vegetables, Salads, Biscuits, Desserts, Cakes
Rules - Safety, Measuring Tools, How to Measure, Utensils, Cooking terms, Kitchen Manners
In very good condition - all pages intact and free of writing, pages and covers have light tanning consistent with age, top corner of front cover has light wear, shelf wear at bottom of spine.