Collection

NPWHF0769 - Cookery Book

Ledger book, stained, held together with brown packaging tape.  Front cover is stamped "C of A" with upward arrow under it.  On the next line is "Sched. C.__ 2:80."  Leather corners on right front and back left.  The inside left cover and first right page have been taped together.  On top of the first page are loose recipes, such as "Kids Love Mince," "Grilled Sausages Piquant," "Get Slim for Life," and "Tasty Mince Recipes."  The first page of the book is a hand-written recipe for "Prawn Grapefruit Appetiser."   The bottom right of pages 2, 4, 6, 8, 12, 14, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 30, 34, 36,38, 50, 52, 60, 76 has been torn off.  Page 40 right-side has paper clip.  Page 80 has bottom left corner torn off and page is ripped from right to left approximately 14cm.  Beginning with this page, there are no more recipes.  The book ends with page 318.  The book contains a combination of hand-written in the book, glued, and taped recipes.  Clipped recipes have the following dates:  19 August 1967, 2 June 1976, September 1980, 7 July 1986, 26 July 1988, 23 May 1989, 24 February 1990, March 1991, 13 April 1991, September 1991, and February 1997.  The ledger pages are imprinted and numbered in black ink --- upper left corner on left pages and upper right corner on right pages.  Both pages (left and right) have the same number.  Inside is a folded paper titled FERTILIZER FOR CITRUS TREES with "SISTER EILEEN HEATH" written in blue ink above.

Object ID: NPWHF0769 - Cookery Book

Object Number: 769

Materials: paper ledger book of recipes

Dimension: 20.5 cm width, 33.8 cm length, 4.5 cm height

Provenance: HEATH, Eileen