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Classic cookie recipes from the '30s
Classic cookie recipes from the ’30s

To lots of folks, the Christmas season starts when they begin to make classic cookie recipes, when people spend many hours making sweet, fruity, spicy and nutty cookies that are relished by young and old.

Chocolate cottage pudding cake (1939)

Cottage pudding goes to town — glorified with Baker’s Chocolate! “How can anything economical taste so divine?” marveled my ritzy Cousin Sophie.  Chocolate Cottage Pudding

Cinnamon apple cream cake recipe 1940 (2)
Cinnamon apple cream cake recipe (1940)

A fall eating winner — Cinnamon apple cream cake Now cake-baking has no terrors for the youngest bride with no cooking experience. Good cakes keep good husbands,

Vintage Schlitz beer and brewery history
Vintage Schlitz beer & brewery history

Vintage Jos. Schlitz Lager beer illustration/ad (1800s) Schlitz Brewery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Horse-drawn delivery trucks carrying beer Light can’t spoil Schlitz in brown bottles (1900s) It