Mary at the Farm and Book of Recipes Compiled during Her Visit among the "Pennsylvania Germans"
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Mary at the Farm and Book of Recipes Compiled during Her Visit among the "Pennsylvania Germans"

By Edith May Bertels Thomas
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  • MARY AT THE FARM
    • BY
    • EDITH M. THOMAS
    • PREFACE
    • CONTENTS
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
      • MARY
  • MARY AT THE FARM
    • AND BOOKS OF RECIPES
    • CHAPTER I.
      • MARY'S LETTERS RECEIVED AT CLEAR SPRING FARM.
      • AUNT SARAH
      • THE OLD SPRING HOUSE
    • CHAPTER II.
      • MARY'S ARRIVAL AT THE FARM.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • SCHUGGENHAUS TOWNSHIP.
      • THE OLD MILL WHEEL
      • THE OLD MILL
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • JOHN LANDIS.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • THE OLD FARM HOUSE AND GARDEN.
      • THE OLD FARM HOUSE
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • MARY CONFIDES IN AUNT SARAH AND GIVES HER VIEWS ON SUFFRAGE FOR WOMEN.
      • RALPH JACKSON
      • ROCKY VALLEY
      • PROFESSOR SCHMIDT
    • CHAPTER VII
      • PROFESSOR SCHMIDT.
      • FRAU SCHMIDT
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • USES OF AN OLD-FASHIONED WARDROBE.
      • A-12 Pine Tree Quilt A-13 Tree of Life A-14 Pineapple A-15 Enlarged Block of Winding Way Quilt A-16 Lost Rose in the Wilderness A-17 Tree Quilt
      • A-18 Fleur DeLys Quilt A-19 Oak Leaf Quilt A-20 One Block of Fleur DeLys Quilt A-21 Winding Way Quilt A-22 Tulip Quilt A-23 Flower Pot Quilt
      • OLD RAG CARPET
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • POETRY AND PIE.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • SIBYLLA LINSABIGLER.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • "NEW COLONIAL" RAG RUGS.
      • A "HIT-AND-MISS" RUG
      • A BROWN AND TAN RUG
      • RUG
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • MARY IMITATES NAVAJO BLANKETS.
      • IMITATION OF NAVAJO BLANKET
      • RUG WITH DESIGN
      • "HIT-OR-MISS" RUG WITH SWASTIKA CENTRE
      • A "PRAYER RUG" OF SILK SCRAPS.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • THE GIRLS' CAMPFIRE, ORGANIZED BY MARY.
      • ELIZABETH SCHMIDT "LAUGHING WATER"
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • MARY MAKES "VIOLET" AND "ROSE LEAF" BEADS.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • MARY AND ELIZABETH VISIT SADIE SINGMASTER.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • OLD PARLOR MADE BEAUTIFUL (MODERNIZED).
      • A-24 Seed Wreath A-25 Wax Fruit A-26 Old Parlor Mantel A-27 Old Clock A-28 Boquet of Hair Flowers
      • A-29 An Old Sampler A-30 Old Woven Basket A-31 Wax Cross A-32 Old Spinning Wheel
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • AN OLD SONG EVENING.
      • PALASADES OR NARROWS OF NOCKAMIXON
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • A VISIT TO THE "PENNSYLVANIA PALISADES," AS THE "NARROWS" OF THE DELAWARE RIVER ARE CALLED.
      • THE CANAL AT THE NARROWS
      • THE NARROWS OR PENNSYLVANIA PALISADES
      • TOP ROCK
      • RINGING ROCKS OF BRIDGTON TOWNSHIP BUCKS COUNTY. PA.
      • HIGH FALLS
      • BIG ROCK AT ROCKY DALE
      • THE OLD TOWPATH AT THE NARROWS
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • MARY IS TAUGHT TO MAKE PASTRY, PATTIES AND "ROSEN KUCHEN."
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • OLD POTTERIES AND DECORATED DISHES.
      • Old Earthenware Dish
      • SGRAFFITO PLATE Manufactured by One of the Oldest Pennsylvania German Potterers in 1786
      • OLD PLATES FOUND IN AUNT SARAH'S CORNER CUPBOARD
      • A-38 Schmutz Amschel A-39 Antiquated Tin Lantern A-40 Schmutz Amschel A-41 Fluid Lamp A-42 Candle Mould
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • THE VALUE OF WHOLESOME, NUTRITIOUS FOOD.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • A VARIETY OF CAKES EVOLVED FROM ONE
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • THE OLD "TAUFSCHIEN."
      • BIRTH AND CHRISTENING CERTIFICATE
      • OLD TAUFSCHIEN
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • THE OLD STORE ON THE RIDGE ROAD.
      • THE OLD STORE ON RIDGE ROAD
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • AN ELBADRITCHEL HUNT.
      • CATCHING ELBADRITCHELS
    • CHAPTER XXVI
      • THE OLD SHANGHAI ROOSTER.
      • Old Egg Basket
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • "A POTATO PRETZEL."
      • "POTATO PRETZEL"
      • LOAF OF RYE BREAD
      • A "BROD CORVEL" OR BREAD BASKET
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • FAITHFUL SERVICE.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • MARY, RALPH, JAKE AND SIBYLLA VISIT THE ALLENTOWN FAIR.
      • SECOND CHURCH BUILDING Sheltered Liberty Bell, 1777-78. Photographed from the print of an old wood cut used in a German newspaper in the year 1840
      • Liberty Bell Tablet
      • DURHAM CAVE
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • FRITZ SCHMIDT EXPLORES DURHAM CAVE.
      • THE WOODLAND STREAM
    • CHAPTER XXXI.
      • MARY'S MARRIAGE.
      • POLLY SCHMIDT.
    • MARY'S COLLECTION OF RECIPES
      • AN OLD FASHIONED BUCKS COUNTY BAKE OVEN
      • "BUCKS COUNTY" RYE BREAD
      • COOKING SCHEDULE TO USE WITH THE OVEN THERMOMETER OF A GAS STOVE
      • THE END.
    • INDEX TO RECIPES
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