“Better Homes and Gardens ~ New Cook Book” cookbook. Published by the Meredith Publishing Company in 1948, this is an eighteenth printing; the book is a hard cover with a five ring binder measuring 7¾ x 9¾ inches. It is in fair used condition, it definitely has seen a lot of use judging by the stains, but it has a lot of cooking left in it!
The Better Homes & Gardens New Cook Book — with its distinctive red-and-white plaid cover — is one of the world’s most recognized books. Throughout the years, the cookbook adapted to the times while remaining true to its original mission of providing cooks with a trustworthy cooking resource. The formula has worked.