The American Frugal Housewife eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 162 pages of information about The American Frugal Housewife.
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Start of eBook1
DEDICATED TO1
INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER2
ODD SCRAPS FOR THE ECONOMICAL.6
SOAP.16
SIMPLE REMEDIES.17
GRUEL.21
EGG GRUEL.21
ARROW-ROOT JELLY.21
CALF’S FOOT JELLY.22
TAPIOCA JELLY.22
SAGO JELLY.22
BEEF TEA.22
WINE WHEY.22
APPLE WATER.22
MILK PORRIDGE.22
STEWED PRUNES.23
VEGETABLES.23
HERBS.25
CHEAP DYE-STUFFS.26
MEAT CORNED, OR SALTED, HAMS, &C.27
CHOICE OF MEAT.29
COMMON COOKING.32
VEAL.32
CALF’S HEAD.32
BEEF.32
ALAMODE BEEF.33
MUTTON AND LAMB.33
PORK.33
ROAST PIG.34
SAUSAGES.34
MINCE MEAT.34
BEANS AND PEAS.34
SOUSE.35
TRIPE.35
GRAVY.35
POULTRY.35
FRICASSEED CHICKEN, BROWN.36
FRICASSEED CHICKEN, WHITE.36
TO CURRY FOWL.37
CHICKEN BROTH.37
FISH.39
PUDDINGS.41
BOILED INDIAN PUDDING.41
FLOUR OR BATTER PUDDING.41
BREAD PUDDING.41
RENNET PUDDING.41
CUSTARD PUDDINGS.42
RICE PUDDINGS.42
BIRD’S NEST PUDDING.42
APPLE PUDDING.42
CHERRY PUDDING.42
CRANBERRY PUDDING.42
WHORTLEBERRY PUDDING.43
PLUM PUDDING.43
HASTY PUDDING.43
CHEAP CUSTARDS.44
COMMON PIES.44
PUMPKIN AND SQUASH PIE.44
CARROT PIE.45
CHERRY PIE.45
WHORTLEBERRY PIE.45
APPLE PIE.45
CUSTARD PIE.45
CRANBERRY PIE.45
RHUBARB STALKS, OR PERSIAN APPLE.46
PIE CRUST.46
COMMON CAKES.46
GINGERBREAD.46
CUP CAKE.47
TEA CAKE.47
CIDER CAKE.47
ELECTION CAKE.47
SPONGE CAKE.47
WEDDING CAKE.48
LOAF CAKE.48
CARAWAY CAKES.48
DOUGH-NUTS.49
PANCAKES.49
FRITTERS.49
SHORT CAKE.50
INDIAN CAKE.50
BREAD, YEAST, &C.50
PRESERVES, &C.53
CURRANT JELLY.54
CURRANT WINE.54
RASPBERRY SHRUB.54
COFFEE.54
CHOCOLATE.55
TEA.55
PICKLES.55
BEER.56
GENERAL MAXIMS FOR HEALTH.57
HINTS TO PERSONS OF MODERATE FORTUNE58
FURNITURE.58
EDUCATION OF DAUGHTERS.60
TRAVELLING AND PUBLIC AMUSEMENTS.65
PHILOSOPHY AND CONSISTENCY.69
REASONS FOR HARD TIMES.71
HOW TO ENDURE POVERTY.73
APPENDIX75
EXTRACTS FROM THE ENGLISH FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE.81
CARVING.82
INDEX.83
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