A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband with Bettina's Best Recipes

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Britton Publishing Company, 1917 - Cooking, American - 479 pages
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Bettina is a newlywed, eager to feed her husband, Bob. Every chapter focuses on an opportunity for Betty to take care of Bob and it usually includes food and the preparation there of. The recipes and ... Read full review

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This is a combination cookbook-homemaking-novel book. The story revolves around a young woman named Bettina who had learned quite a bit about cooking, baking and managing on a shoestring before she ... Read full review

Contents

Uncle John and Aunt Lucy Make a Visit
39
Ruth Inspects Bettinas Kitchen
42
Bettinas Birthday Gift
46
Bettinas Father Tries Her Cooking
49
Bob Helps With the Dinner
53
A Sunday Evening Tea
56
A Motor Picnic
59
Bettina Has a Caller
62
Bob Gets Breakfast on Sunday
65
Bettina Gives a Porch Party
69
Bettina and the Expense Budget
73
Mrs Dixon and Bettinas Experiment
77
A Rainy Day Dinner
81
Buying a Refrigerator
84
Bettinas Sunday Dinner
87
Bettina Visits a Tearoom
90
Bettina Entertains Alice and Mr Harrison
93
Over the Telephone
97
Bettina Has a Baking Day
100
Polly and the Children
103
Bettina Puts Up Fruit
107
CHAPTER PACE XXX A Cool Summer Day m
111
Bob and Bettina Alone
114
Bettina Attends a Morning Wedding
117
After the Tea
121
Bettina Gives a Porch Breakfast
124
A Piece of News
127
Bettina Entertains Her Father and Mother
130
The Big Secret
133
After the Circus
136
Mrs Dixon Asks Questions
139
A Telegram from Uncle Eric
143
Bettina Entertains State Fair Visi tors
147
Uncle John and Aunt Lucy
149
Sunday Dinner at the Dixons
151
A Rainy Evening at Home
154
Ruth Makes an Apple Pie
159
Bettina Makes Apple Jelly
162
XLV1I After a Park Party
166
Bettina Spills the Ink
169
Bettina Attends a Porch Party
171
A Dinner Cooked in the Morning
173
A Sunday Dinner
176
Bob Makes Peanut Fudge
179
Dinner at the Dixons
182
A Goodbye Luncheon for Bernadette
185
Bettina Plans an Announcement Luncheon
188
Ruth and Bettina Make Preparations
191
A Rainbow Announcement Luncheon
193
An Early Caller
197
Ruth Comes to Luncheon
200
A Kitchen Shower for Alice
205
A Rainy Night Meal
209
Alice Gives a Luncheon
212
Motoring with the Dixons
215
CHAPTER PAGE LXIV Ruth Makes Baking Powder Biscuits
218
Plans for the Wedding
220
A Guest to a Dinner of LeftOvers
222
A Handkerchief Shower
224
Just the Two of Them
227
A Luncheon in the Country
229
A Pair Shower for Alice
232
Bob Makes Popcorn Balls
235
And Where Was the Dinner
237
Alice Tells Her Troubles
240
The Dixons Come to Dinner
242
The Wedding Invitations
245
Halloween Preparations
248
Halloween Revels
250
A Luncheon for the Teachers
278
Ruth Comes to Luncheon
281
The Hickory Log
284
Some Christmas Plans
287
After the Football Game
289
A Thanksgiving Dinner in the Coun try
292
Planning the Christmas Cards
295
Harry and Alice Return
299
The Firelight Social
302
Alices Troubles
305
Some of Bettinas Christmas Plans
308
More of Bettinas Christmas Shop ping
311
Christmas Gifts
313
CHAPTER PAGE XCIX A Christmas Shower
316
Bettina Gives a Dinner
320
Bobs Christmas Gift to Bettina
322
A Christmas Breakfast
325
A Supper for Two
327
Alice Comes to Luncheon
331
Ruth Stays to Dinner
334
How Bettina Made Candy
337
Ruths Plans
339
A Luncheon for Three
342
The Dixons Come to Dinner
345
A Steamed Pudding
349
On Valentines Day
352
Ruth Gives a Dinner for Four
354
Alice Practices Economy
357
A Company Dinner for Bob
360
Supper After the Theatre
363
Washingtons Birthday Plans
366
An Afternoon with Bettina
368
A Washingtons Birthday Tea
370
Another Oven Dinner
373
Bob Makes PopOvers
376
In March
379
A Fireless Cooker for Aunt Lucy
382
The Dixons Drop in for Dessert
384
Ruth Passes By
387
Bettina Entertains a Small Neighbor
389
A Sunday Night Tea
392
A Shamrock Luncheon
395
At Dinner
397
An Anniversary Dinner
399
Ruth Comes to Dinner
402
Mildreds Spring Vacation
407
Helping Bettina
410
Helping with a Company Dinner
413
Mildreds Day
415
Polly Comes for Mildred
418
Mildreds Plans
421
A Luncheon for Polly
424
Furs to Put Away
427
Planning a Childrens Party
429
The Party Circus
432
Planning a Luncheon
435
The New Car
437
In Housecleaning Time
441
Mrs Dixon Happens in
443
Engagement Presents
446
With Housecleaning Over
449
Spring Marketing
451
Plans for the Wedding
453
Entertaining the Wedding Guests
455
The Bridesmaids Dinner
457
A Morning Wedding in June
459
The First Year Ends 461
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