Food & drink

WW2 Ration book Q&A (1943)

Q&A on the use of books Point rationing to start here March 1 The following questions and answers released by the Office of Price Administration are designed to acquaint the public with further detail... Read more...

Vintage Wacky Packages: Candy (1970s)

Stickers - The desert candy A play on Snickers (Wacky Packages sticker from 1974)   Curses Baby Runt "Fastest eating candy" based on Curtis Baby Ruth candy bars (Wacky Packages sticker from 1979)... Read more...

Wheatless baking recipes (1918)

WWI made it necessary for people to conserve wheat flour -- bringing about what amounted to an early gluten-free movement. Here's a look at a few of the wheat-free recipes created during wartime. Wheatless... Read more...

Raspberry Apple Salad (1962)

There’s bright flavor to savor in Miracle Whip It takes more than 20 fresh-ground spices to create that intriguing... subtle... can’t-be-copied taste. And only Kraft knows how to mix ‘em just so to make Americ... Read more...

Avocado ham ‘n egg salad (1973)

Avacado. The salad bowl that’s good enough to eat. Think of the California Avocado half as a natural salad bowl. The filling is a flavorful ham’n egg salad blended with Kraft Real Mayonnaise. Kraft uses lo... Read more...

Chicken ham pinwheels (1969)

Fancy holiday party snacks Chicken Ham Pinwheels recipe An elegant roll-up wins top honors in the Fancy category Ingredients 2 chicken breasts, skinned and boned 1/8 teaspoon dried basil leaves, crus... Read more...

Ragu Noodle Lasagna (1973)

When you get $10,000 for your Italian recipe, maybe your husband will stop talking about his mother’s cooking. Sure she’s a great cook. (A little heavy on the garlic maybe. But great nonetheless.) Well Ragu ... Read more...

Maple-Pecan Chiffon Cake (1956)

Maple-Pecan Chiffon Cake Recipe Here's exactly how to make the soft... soft... Softasilk Maple Pecan Chiffon Cake You follow this recipe: 2-1/4 cups sifted SOFTASILK Cake Flour 5 unbeaten egg yolks (m... Read more...

Easy Roll Sugar Cookies (1971)

Easy Roll Sugar Cookies recipe Ingredients 1 cup butter 1 cup sugar 2 egg yolks 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup milk Directi... Read more...

Chocolate Dipped Creams (1971)

Chocolate Dipped Creams cookie recipe Ingredients 1 cup butter 1/2 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup sifted all-purpose flour 1 cup cornstarch 1/8 teaspoon salt Powdered sugar for rolling ... Read more...

Icy Christmas Cakes recipe (1969)

Pour Icy Christmas Cakes Festive holiday cakes. Made with no-lump Brownulated Brand Sugar -- the great-tasting brown sugar that pours. The only one that's so easy to measure. Icy Christmas Cakes Ingr... Read more...

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