Two pounds of flour, three quarters of a pound of sugar, half a pound of butter, nine eggs, a little mace and rose-water.
From, The New England Economical House-Keeper, 1845 by Mrs. E. A. Howland, published by S. A. Howland of Montpelier, Vt.
This book was owned by Mary Jane Berry, Sutton, Vermont, Orleans County, Steam Mill.
I have to admit that at times it's very difficult working on a book when I find myself reading it instead of working on it...
Till next, Gary