Old Advertisements – Grandmother’s Mince Meat

Grandmother's Mince Meat - Just like she always made.

I’m not sure what you think but Grandmother’s grandchild seems a little scary to me.  What do you think?  Wonder what type of mince meat pie he’s about to have?  Maybe he’s already had enough?  Check out this old advertisement that was in the back of the Boston Cooking-School Cook Book from 1924.  Grandmother’s Mince Meat – Just like…


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Memorial Day

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