Category Archives: Holden Enterprise

Enterprise Cooking School

Beulah was a very practical woman. Here in 1930 she touts the advantages of cooking with gas (evidently an advertiser with the Holden Enterprise) and by 1936 she was in Kansas City and being sponsored by the Kansas City Power … Continue reading

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Beets and More

from the Homemakers Corner – September 1, 1932 The wealth of splendid contributions contributed by Holden housewives so inspired another Missouri editor that she decided to incorporate this feature every week in her paper. After getting all details from the … Continue reading

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The Homemakers Corner: Strawberries

from The Homemakers Corner, May 31, 1934 Strawberries are in season now and everyone is probably hunting for recipes using this delicious berry either cooked or uncooked. Here are some good recipes so that you can have some lovely deserts … Continue reading

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The Holden Enterprise – The Homemakers Corner

Beulah wrote The Homemakers Corner for The Holden Enterprise in the late 1920’s to the mid 1930’s. These columns consisted of recipes and household tips sent in by readers as well as reports from early cooking schools and even her … Continue reading

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Food My Husband Does Not Like

Beulah had a wicked sense of humor as is evident in the following column, which would have been written about three years into her marriage and a year or so after her daughter was born. The best part is that … Continue reading

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Dutch Dressing (for Iceberg Lettuce)

This recipe comes from Beulah’s Homemaker’s Corner column in the Holden Enterprise, March 23, 1933. It was contributed by Norma S. Newton. Other recipes in this column include Puff Pastry Shells, Fruit Salad Dressing and Mince Meat Cookies. It is … Continue reading

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