Vintage and original "The Work Basket" Magazine April 1948, Volume 13, No. 7. Home and Needlecraft for Pleasure and Profit. Published by Modern Handcraft. Patterns for knit, crochet, and tatting.
Patterns in this issue:
Tucks N Ruffles Vestee (shown on cover)
Crocheted Needlepoint Pan Holder
Crocheted Lattice Plant Bracket
Crocheted Violets in the Garden Place Mat
Crocheted Collar Trim
Crocheted Glass Muffs (cozies)
Crocheted Pansy Garden Refreshment Set
Two Scalloped Tatted Edge
Crocheted Flower Ornament for Dress Trim
Crocheted Cat for use as Applique
Crocheted Picot Cluster Daisy
Crocheted Coaster Doily
Booklet measures 5.5" wide x 8" tall with 24 pages with stapled spine.
Condition is very good with age toning to pages, and a few small tears to page edges.
Vintage 1955 Cookbook. 500 Tasty Sandwiches by Culinary Arts Institute.
Softcover book measuring 6 x 8 3/4 inches with 48 pages. Black and white illustrations, with a color centerfold.
Condition is good with wear to the cover.
Vintage 1923 Cookbook issued by The Woman's Club of Western. Western, Nebraska.
Softcover book measuring 5 3/4" wide x 8 1/2" long, with 101 pages.
Includes lots of local advertising for both Fairbury and Western, Nebraska. Also has a full page color ad for Swans Down Cake Flour.
Good vintage condition with some cover wear, writing on some pages, a few pages with a tear along the outer edge, and some soiling.