Household Searchlight Recipe Book - 1947 Author:Household Magazine This is a great addition to a cookbook collectors library. 320 page pre-World War II cookbook. — FROM THE FOREWARD:"Each recipe was contributed by a reader of the Household Magazine, developed by the magazine's food specialists, or submitted by a manufacturer whose food products had been entered for study. Likewise each recipe was tested for ac... more »curacy, dependability, palatability and balance of readily obtainable and economical ingredients.
The testing was done by the Household Searchlight, which from 1925 to 1942 was maintained for the study of home products under actual home conditions. The exigencies of the war necessitated closing the Searchlight in 1942."« less