WATKINS HOUSEHOLD HINTS plus ephemera.
Edition: Third edition
Racine, WI & Newark N.J Whitman Publishing Co./ J. R. Watkins Co,, 1941. dj. Hardcover - In addition to cooking and seasoning hints, this includes tips about the basement, laundry, kitchen, canning, house cleaning, garden, first aid, how to remove stains, household and garden insects and much more. Inside of jacket depicts the Watkins "city", office buildings, factories, a plane flying over, etc. Like Fuller Brush products, Watkins products were sold door-to-door, not in stores. Laid into this book is a receipt for the purchase of several Watkins items in 1945, a card that says "ask your Watkins dealer how you can get this book" and two flyers on Watkins / Mary King beauty products. Spiral bound. 246 pp. plus 18 pp index.
Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket (front flap of dj detached but present, now protected by an archival cover.)