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Scrambled Eggs With Croutons (VRP 400)

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Vintage Recipe Box 400 comes to us from Chalfont, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

It is a large white metal box that measures 12” D x 5.5” W x 4” H and has a metal tag that says “American Home Menu Maker.” According to my research, the box was sold in multiple colors for $1 and included 212 “basic recipes” for an additional $.50. (See the image below, which is an order form to purchase the box.)

At this time, we do not know anything about the history of the box.

We do show that this box came to us with another box, but at this time, we are not sure if the same person owned them or if the eBay seller grouped them.

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Scrambled Eggs With Croutons

Scrambled Eggs With Croutons

Scrambled Eggs With Croutons (VRP 400)


    Saute 1 cup small cubes of French bread in 2 tablespoons butter, stirring constantly, until they are golden. Mix the croutons into 8 eggs, beaten, and add 1/4 cup finely chopped parsley. Cook the eggs in 3 tablespoons melted butter in a heavy skillet over medium heat, stirring, until they are set. Dot the eggs with 2 tablespoons butter and serve them at once, accompanied by a green salad dressed with French dressing and a little grated Parmesan.

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