Pet Milk Fabulous Fudge

Pet Milk Fabulous Fudge

The above recipe is from Parade Magazine, December 1966.  A different advertisement, with the same recipe, appeared in the December 1964 issue of Better Homes and Gardens. 

Coconut Cake – Thompson

Coconut Cake - Thompson

Ingredients 2 cups and 2 tablespoons sifted plain flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup soft shortening (Crisco) 1 1/4 teaspoon almond flavoring 3 eggs 1 cup sweet milk 1 cup coconut (fresh or canned) Icing – Double Recipe 1 cup sugar 1/3 cup water 1/3 teaspoon […]

Smothered Wild Duck

Smothered Wild Duck

Ingredients 1 duck 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup salad oil 1 cup milk Method Cut duck into 6 or 7 pieces.  Season with salt and peppers and dredge in flour, saute duck slowly in hot oil about thirty minutes or until brown on both sides, turning only once.  […]

Hamburger and Rice Casserole

Hamburger and Rice Casserole

Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds ground beef 1 onion, chopped 2 tablespoons melted margarine 1 cup uncooked rice 3 large tomatoes or 1-pound can tomatoes 1 1/2 cup water (use only 1 cup if using canned tomatoes) 2 teaspoons seasoned salt Method Brown beef and onion in butter.  Stir in rice, add tomatoes and salt.  Cover […]

German Cake Icing

German Cake Icing

2/3 cup sugar 2/3 cup evaporated milk 2 egg yolks 1/3 cup shortening 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/3 cups flaked cocoa 1 cup chopped nuts In a saucepan combine sugar, evaporated milk, egg yolks, and shortening.  Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture comes to a boil.  Remove from heat, add vanilla, coconut, and […]

Dill Cucumber Pickle

Dill Cucumber Pickle

1 gallon small cucumbers 1 quart white vinegar 2 quarts water 1 cup salt Dill sprigs Onion 1 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon alum Wash and dry cucumbers.  Place a sprig of dill (two or three stems) in the bottom of jars.  Pack cucumbers in jars.  Top with a small onion.   Make a brine of vinegar, water, […]

Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Bread

Ingredients 3 cups sugar 3 1/2 cups flour 1 cup oil 1 cup raisins 1 cup pecans 3/4 cup orange juice 2 cups mashed pumpkin 4 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons soda 1 teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon cinnamon Method Mix in a large bowl.  Beat with an electric beater.  Flour & grease four one-pound […]

Pecan Pie

Pecan Pie

Ingredients 3 eggs 2/3 cup sugar 1/3 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 cup dark corn syrup (Karo) 1 cup pecan halves 1 teaspoon vanilla unbaked pie shell Method Beat eggs, sugar, salt, butter, and syrup with rotary beater; add pecans and pour into unbaked pie shell.  Bake forty to fifty minutes in moderate oven […]

Impossible Coconut Pie

Impossible Coconut Pie

Ingredients 2 cups milk 1 cup shredded coconut 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup Baking Mix 1/4 cup margarine or butter 4 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Method Heat oven to 350-degrees.  Grease a 9-inch x 1 1/4-inch pie plate.  Place all ingredients in blender container, cover and blend on high for fifteen seconds.  Pour into pie plate.  […]