Beulah Karney Fact Sheet: (a resume in recipe format compiled in or around 1950…perhaps as a part of a going away book)
Frankly, Beulah Karney’s background in both homemaking and in selling to the homemaker is so extensive and intensive, we feel you haven’t time to read about it. So, here are the capsule facts in The Most Exclusive Recipe in the World:
Product: Beulah Karney
Preparation Time: Over 25 professional years
4 years Occidental College and 1 year graduate work with feature writing for Los Angeles Times and Bakersfield Californian
A stint at school teaching and Post Graduate work in Mexico.
Let all blend during period of homemaking and child-caring.
1 country newspaper (Holden Enterprise) and add feature writing for Kansas City Journal Post
Set aside above writing experience.
In new “container,” add
Appointment as Food Conservation Supervisor for State of Missouri, including supervision of 9,000 employees, and full responsibility for 110 canneries.
In third “container,” pour
200 cooking schools, gathered from all over Midwest.
Combine all three sets of experiences
and you will achieve 1 extraordinary radio program at KMBC, Kansas City.
Let rise until size of three radio programs:
Happy Kitchen, Woman in the Store, and Market Basket.
Transfer all to Chicago, add
Agency Experience (Research director for U.S. Advertising Co.)
Heading Research Kitchen for Wilson and Company
Authoring Geroge Rector Column
1 daily radio program Woman Today, aired over WENR. Add food editor for Liberty Magazine
Network What’s Cooking show, sponsored by Chef Boy-Ar-Dee
Network Shopper’s Special show
Transcribed Meal of the Day program, aired in U.S., Hawaii and Canada
Shape into finished product:
Daily half-hour radio program
Daily half-hour television program
Tested for Quality: EXCELLENT