[New York]: The New York City Women's Council of the Navy League of the U.S, 1942, December 15. Boards. [COOKERY] [HOME ARTS]. Ernest KOENIG, cover design. Manhattan Printing Co., New York City. 8vo; 79pp; mustard stiff board with black relief vignette of a sailor and the title, black fabric tape binding; 8 full-page ads with illustrations; light creasing and shelf-wear; very good plus. Very good +. Item #1527
A delightful collection of recipes compiled by the volunteers at the New York City Women’s Council of the Navy League, a non-profit “citizen-led military support organization founded in 1902 organization to support the sea services—U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, and U.S.-flag Merchant Marines.” They currently maintain a website that describes their work. Many of the recipes appear with author names, an advertisement from Bonwit Teller on page 79.