Hope all of you in the U.S. have a great Thanksgiving. Today's post comes from my book Handwritten Recipes - if you need a last minute biscuit recipe, give it a shot.

Sour Milk Biscuit

2 cups g.m.(?)  flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon soda
1 teaspoon salt
¼ cup shortening

Stir in ²∕³ cup sour milk

Knead lightly.

Bake at 450 degrees, 10 to 12 minutes.

Found in The Art of Cooking and Serving by Sarah Field Splint. Published by Procter & Gamble, 1930.

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Road Trip

Film negative. Here's what it looks like after I ran it through the scanner:

Found in "The Story-Life of Lincoln" by Wayne Whipple. Published by the author, 1908.

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A Good Book

Leather bookmark:

A good book is like a good friend

Found in "Water-Witch" by James Fenimore Cooper. Published by Appleton, 1892.

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Giveaway Winner

This week's winner is Lois Eichler, who entered over on Facebook.

Thanks to all who entered, see you again next week!

Friday Giveaway: 12 Antiquarian Classics - contest closed

Contest now closed, winner will be announced shortly.

Good luck!

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For Your Christmas

Christmas gift tag.

Found in "The Old Peabody Pew" by Kate Douglas Wiggin. Published by Houghton Mifflin, 1907.

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Among The Poets

Four stencils.

Found in "Among The Poets" edited by A.A. Smith. Published by J.A. Ruth, 1883.

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Lucky, Part 92

Six four leaf clovers.

Found in "A Child's Garden of Verses" by Robert Louis Stevenson. Published by Platt and Munk, 1929.

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