Hamlin's Wizard Oil Co.'s Cook Book

Chicago: Hamlin's Wizard Oil, 1902. Paperback. [32] p.: illustrations; 19 cm. Pink wrappers with front wrapper illustration; stapled. No date of publication; includes testimonials dated 1902. "For sale by L. L. Staehle, Druggist, 169 South Orange Avenue, Newark, N.J." -- stamped on back wrapper. Louis L. Staehle (d. 1923) graduated from the New York College of Pharmacy in 1876 and in 1879 went into business for himself; he retained his store at 169 South Orange Ave. at the time of his death. Combines recipes and testimonials about the uses of Hamlin's Wizard Oil. The recipes include Welsh Rarebit made with ale or lager; Lemon Crackers; Uncooked Chile Sauce; Game Pie; Beef Steak Roll; Creamed Peach Pie; Chow Chow; and Florence's Pie. Very scarce. In Good- Condition: wrapper is faded and chipped along the edges; loss impacting printing at upper edge of both front and back wrappers; front wrapper is almost detached; a few pencilled notations; pages are browning and chipped along upper edges. Good -. Item #006087

Price: $45.00