Foods that will Win the War and How to Cook Them

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Goudiss, C. Houston, & Alberta M. Goudiss. New York: World Syndicate Company, 1918. First Edition. 121 pages. 19.5 x 14.5 cm. A captivating look at Wartime efforts to conserve wheat, meat, sugar, fat, as well as explanations why “our Government Asks Us to” sacrifice. Includes recipes, with black and white photographic illustrations throughout. Two blank pages at rear for “Family Favorite Recipes,” two page illustrated diagrams of Veal, Beef, Lamb and Mutton, and Pork with all cuts and uses. Two handsome bookplates on front pastedown, one “Floy Edson Booth, ‘The wicked borroweth, and returneth not again.’ Tipped in “C Book Coupon” – “This coupon and 60 (handwritten) cents will be accepted in full payment for three months subscription to The Wilmington Morning News on presentation at office, 511 Market Street – “Feb. 3/25/18” handwritten. The Wilmington Morning News was Delaware’s first morning daily paper. A near pristine copy. Orig. blue buckram lettered in blue. Near fine. Hardcover.