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Ways of Spreading of Butter – April 1917

There is a careful and there is a wasteful way of spreading butter on bread. The Cumberland way I have always thought very wasteful. It is vigorously scraped and worked into the cut side of the loaf, and then the … Continue reading

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Wednesday – Butter Tasting – May 1902

We felt pleased with our butter when 121lbs were weighed out of one churn this morning. We are the more pleased with the quantity because the price has continued high all spring and is at present higher — 1s 2d … Continue reading

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