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The Wigan Recipe Book, 1925. Kindly submitted by David Devine.

The Wigan Recipe BookA souvenir "Favourite Recipe" Book collected and arranged by the teachers of St. Thomas's School for the Grand Bazaar "Ye Olde Englishe Fayre", held at the Drill Hall, Wigan in 1925.

96 pages filled with local adverts, recipes sent in by Wiganers, household hints, quotations...

Select a page below:

   [Cover]    The Wigan Recipe Book, November 1925.
   [Page 1]    Souvenir Book to raise funds for Wigan C.E. Schools.
   [Page 2]    Goodwin's (ad)
   [Page 3]    Wigan Parish Church. The Nave (photo)
   [Page 4]    F. Russell, confectioner & fruiterer (ad)
   [Page 5]    St. Thomas's Church, Wigan (photo)
   [Page 6]    Cafe Makinson (ad)
   [Page 7]    Thanks!
   [Page 8]    J. Peterkin Ltd., grocers (ad)
   [Page 9]    INDEX
   [Page 10]    Ben Turner Ltd., butchers (ad)
Soups :-
   [Page 11]    Tomato soup, Kidney soup
   [Page 12]    J. Davenport & Sons, tobacconists (ad)
   [Page 13]    Celery soup, Potato soup, Onion soup
   [Page 14]    John Clarke, fish, game and poultry (ad) - J. W. Broughton, confectioner and tobacconist (ad)
Fish :-
   [Page 15]    Baked codfish, Fish souffle, Fish cakes, Potted shrimps
   [Page 16]    Chas. Scott, boot repairer (ad)
   [Page 17]    Creamed fish, Dressed crab, American sandwich
   [Page 18]    Alf Peacock, the Pinafore King (ad)
Meats and Entrees :-
   [Page 19]    Roman pie, German recipe for cold meat, Currry
   [Page 20]    J.J. Broughton's, sports (ad) - Ogden's Pianos (ad)
   [Page 21]    Tomato rarebit, Savoury eggs, Scotch eggs, Cheese souffle
   [Page 22]    E. Dickenson & Co. Ltd., jewellers, clothiers.. (ad) - R. Leach (ad)
   [Page 23]    Beef gateau, Beef roll, Beef galantine
   [Page 24]    Wm. Lythgoe, pawnbroker (ad)
   [Page 25]    Veal cake, Pork cutlets, To cook a rabbit
   [Page 26]    Farnworth & Sons, jewellers (ad)
   [Page 27]    Omelette, Lentil savoury, Mince steak and ham, Savoury pie
   [Page 28]    Coleclough and Massey, millinery, furs, ladies' outfitting... (ad)
   [Page 29]    Beef roll, Toad in the hole, Breakfast for eight
   [Page 30]    John N. Henderson, auctioneer and valuer (ad)
Puddings and Creams :-
   [Page 31]    Leicester pudding, Lemon pudding, Ashfield pudding
   [Page 32]    Banquet self-raising flour (ad)
   [Page 33]    Canary pudding, Fig pudding, Sultana pudding, Three-minutes pudding
   [Page 34]    Atora Suet (ad) - Proe's bakes and confectioners (ad)
   [Page 35]    Judy pudding, Quaker oat pudding, Queen pudding, Treacle pudding
   [Page 36]    Hall's Bread (ad)
   [Page 37]    Plum pudding, Snowdon pudding, Bread pudding
   [Page 38]    Wigan and District Co-operative Society (ad)
   [Page 39]    Queen Mary pudding, Raspberry sponge pudding, Lemon pudding
   [Page 40]    H. & F. Lowe, painters, decorators, signwriters... (ad)
   [Page 41]    St. Leonard's pudding, Bread and fruit pudding, Sponge pudding, Steamed pudding
   [Page 42]    W. Ollerenshaw, hatter and outfitter (ad)
   [Page 43]    Devonshire clotted cream, Trifle, Fruit blancmange, Banana mould
   [Page 44]    Walter Wignall, wallpaper and paints (ad) - Hewitt's florist and fruiterers (ad)
   [Page 45]    Pineapple cream, Lemon mould, Raspberry cream, Pineapple snow
   [Page 46]    Borwick's baking powder (ad) - Preston & Warburton furnishers (ad)
   [Page 47]    Bakewell tart, Sponge cake, Scones, Plum cake
   [Page 48]    The Moot Hall Ladies' Hairdressing and Beauty Parlour (ad)
Cakes and Scones :-
   [Page 49]    Dundee cake, Biblical cake
   [Page 50]    Turog flour (ad)
   [Page 51]    Parkin biscuits, Scotch scones, Raisin scones
   [Page 52]    Houghton's household utensils (ad)
   [Page 53]    Nut bread, Sponge cake, Scotch pancakes, Cocoanut cream cake
   [Page 54]    Jess Baker insurance (ad) - Puzzle
   [Page 55]    Cream for C. cakes, Scotch short bread, Drop scones, Orange cake
   [Page 56]    Shortbread, Lemon buns, Milk tea cakes, Orange cake
   [Page 57]    Girlde cakes, Butter cakes, Sponge cake, Currant bread
   [Page 58]    Channel Island cake, Drop scones, Bible cake
   [Page 59]    Scones, Scotch scones, Raisin scones
   [Page 60]    Lunch cake, Orange cake, Madeira cake, Victoria sandwich
   [Page 61]    French dessert cake, Puff paste, Ginger puffs, Cream rolls
   [Page 62]    Madeira loaf, Rich light cake, Lunch cake, Queen cakes
   [Page 63]    Raspberry sandwich, Shortbread, Quaker oat cakes
   [Page 64]    Scotch cake, Cracklings, Lemon gingerbread
   [Page 65]    Gingerbread, Russian sandwich, Lunch cake
   [Page 66]    Sponge cake, Raspberry sandwich, Sultana cake
   [Page 67]    Sandwich cake, Snow cake, Rice cake, Gingerbread
   [Page 68]    Cherry soda cake, Cheap sponge cake, Simnel cake
   [Page 69]    Christmas cake, Birthday cake, Jelly cake
   [Page 70]    Tomato tart, Madeira cakes, Almond macaroons, Macaroons
   [Page 71]    Sweet butter, Apricot creams, Cream baskets, Christmas cake
   [Page 72]    Red breast cakes, Plain plum cake, Milk tea cakes
   [Page 73]    Swiss roll, Lunch cake, Ginger breads
   [Page 74]    Lunch cake, Short bread, An excellent genoese mixture
Jams, Sauces and Pickes :-
   [Page 75]    Marmalade, Black currant jam, Crab apple jelly
   [Page 76]    Vegetable marrow jam, Mince meat, Blackberry and apple cheese
   [Page 77]    Marmalade, Blackberry jelly, Apricot jam, Black currant jam, Vegetable marrow jam
   [Page 78]    Apple jelly, Lemon cheese, Invalid jelly, Lemon honey
   [Page 79]    Strawberry jam, Rhubarb marmalade, Mincemeat
   [Page 80]    Blackberry jelly, Lemon cheese, Blackberry jelly, Apple jelly, The "Unexpected Guest" scones
   [Page 81]    Pickles, Excellent chutney
   [Page 82]    Rhubarb chutney, Gooseberry chutney, Indian chutney
   [Page 83]    Green tomato chutney, Pickled red cabbage
Salads :-
   [Page 84]    Salad dressing, Mushroom salad, Lobster salad, Chutney
Invalid Cookery, Beverages :-
   [Page 85]    Egg jelly, Milk jelly
Sweetmeat :-
   [Page 86]    Treacle toffee, Butterscotch, Treacle toffee, Toffee, Cocoanut ice
   [Page 87]    Ginger beer, Lemonade essence, Ginger wine, Baking powder
   [Page 88]    Horlick's tablets (ad) - Puzzle answers
   [Page 89]    Horlick's malted milk with white of egg, Horlick's malted milk custard, Gruel, Chicken fillets
   [Page 90]    American fudge, Helensburgh toffee, Everton toffee, Caramel toffee
   [Page 91]    Turkish delight, Peppermint creams, Real scotch shortbread
   [Page 92]    Household hints
   [Page 93]    Sundries
   [Page 94]    Quotations
   [Page 95]    Welco! (ad)
   [Page 96]    Quotations
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