Historical information

.1 Recipes ranging from ginger beer, rumbled eggs, cauliflower soufflets, fish souffle, orange marmalade, cakes and puddings. Also includes some household hints and a knitting pattern for a baby's jersey. Hand written in ink , arranged randomly. Reference to Noorat and some names.


An early example of favourite recipes collected and handwritten in an exercise book. This is a practice which continues to this day.

Physical description

.1 Black covered exercise book with handwritten recipes includes .2 Pink covered, printed booklet. Recipes given by Mrs. Wicken at Cookery Class Warrnambool April 1888 stuck on inside cover facing page.

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Inscriptions & markings

.2 R.A. Phillips Bookseller Warrnambool; Thomas Smith Printer Warrnambool