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1 cup cornmeal

½ cup flour

½ teaspoon salt

2 teaspoons baking powder

¼ cup corn syrup

1 egg

1 pint milk

1 tablespoon fat

Cook cornmeal and milk in double boiler 10 minutes. Sift dry ingredients. Add milk, cornmeal; beaten yolks; fat, beaten whites.


½ cup boiled rice

½ cup flour

3 tablespoons fat

1 pint milk

⅔ teaspoon salt

½ teaspoon soda

Stir rice in milk. Let stand one-half hour. Add other ingredients, having dissolved soda in one tablespoon cold water.


1 cup cold boiled rice

1½ cups milk

2 eggs

2 cups flour

⅓ teaspoon salt

1 tablespoon melted fat

4 teaspoons baking powder

Add milk to rice and stir until smooth. Add salt, egg yolks beaten; add flour sifted with baking powder and salt; add fat; add stiffly beaten whites.


2 cups of chopped potato

½ cup milk

1 egg

1 teaspoon salt

2 cups flour

5 teaspoons of baking powder

2 cups of hot water

Parboil potatoes in the skins for fifteen minutes. Pare and chop fine or put through food chopper.

Mix potatoes, milk, eggs and salt.

Sift the flour and baking powder and stir into a smooth batter.

Thin with hot water as necessary.

Bake on a greased griddle.


2 cups oatmeal

1 tablespoon melted fat

⅛ teaspoon salt


1 egg beaten into a cupful of milk

1 cupful flour into which has been sifted 1 teaspoonful baking powder.

Beat well. Cook on a griddle. This is an excellent way to use left-over oatmeal.


2 cups sour milk

2 cups bread

Let stand until soft

Put through colander. For each one pint use:

1 egg

1 teaspoon soda

2 teaspoons sugar

¼ teaspoon salt

¾ cup flour

1 egg beaten

Mix well; bake at once on hot greased griddle.


2 cups split peas

2 egg whites

⅓ cup flour

1 cup milk

2 egg yolks

2 tablespoons pork drippings

⅛ teaspoon cayenne

1 teaspoon salt

1 teaspoonful baking powder

Soak peas over night, cook, and when tender, put through a food chopper and mix the ingredients.

Bake on hot greased griddle.


2 cups bread crumbs

⅓ cup flour

1 tablespoon fat, melted

1½ cups milk

1 egg

2 teaspoons baking powder

½ teaspoon salt

Cover crumbs with milk and soak 10 minutes. Beat smooth, add egg yolks, dry ingredients sifted together and fat.

Fold in beaten whites of eggs. Bake in muffin tins in moderate oven for 15 minutes.


1 cup rye meal

1 cup cornmeal

1 cup graham flour

2 cups sour milk

1¾ teaspoons soda

1½ teaspoons salt

¾ cup molasses

Beat well. Put in greased covered molds, steam 2 to 3 hours.


2 cups lukewarm water

1 cake yeast

2 teaspoons salt

⅓ cup molasses

1¼ cup rye flour

1 cup corn meal

3 cups bread flour

Dissolve yeast cake in water, add remaining ingredients, and mix thoroughly.

Let rise, shape, let rise again and bake.


½ cake yeast

1 cup milk (scalded)

1 teaspoon fat

3 tablespoons corn syrup (or 1 tablespoon sugar)

3½ cups flour

2 cups potato (mashed and hot)

1 teaspoon salt

1 egg

Dissolve yeast in milk (luke warm). Stir in dry ingredients.

Add potato and knead until smooth.

Let rise until light. Roll thin, fold over, bake until brown.


½ cup milk and water or water

2 tablespoons corn syrup

4 tablespoons fat

1½ teaspoons salt

4 cups boiled potatoes

8 cups flour

½ cake compressed yeast

¼ cup warm water

Dissolve yeast in the warm water. Add other ingredients and make same as any bread.


1½ cups tightly packed mashed potato

2½ cups wheat flour

1 tablespoon warm water

½ yeast cake

½ teaspoon salt

Make dough as usual. Let rise in warm place for 15 minutes.

Mould into loaf, put in pan, let rise until double in bulk in warm place.

Bake for 45 minutes in hot oven.


1 cup mashed lightly packed potato

2 tablespoons fat

1 cup whole wheat flour

1 teaspoons baking powder

1 teaspoon salt

About ½ cup milk or water in which potatoes were cooked

Add melted fat to mashed potato.

Mix and sift flour, baking powder and salt and add to potato mixture, add enough of the milk to make a soft dough.

Roll out ½ inch thick, cut with a biscuit cutter and bake in a quick oven for 15 minutes.

(If bread flour is used in place of whole wheat, the biscuits are slightly lighter and flakier in texture.)


1½ cups rolled oats

1 cup bread flour

1⅓ teaspoons salt

1⅓ cups milk

2½ teaspoons cream of tartar

4 tablespoons fat

1¼ teaspoons soda

Sift dry ingredients. Cut in the fat.

Add liquid and drop by spoonfuls on greased baking sheet.

Bake in hot oven 12 to 15 minutes. These may be rolled and cut same as baking powder biscuits.

(If uncooked rolled oats are used, allow to stand in the milk for 30 minutes before making recipe.)