On Sale

Jackson Cookbook, Forward by Eudora Welty, 1971, 1972



Jackson Cookbook, Symphony League of Jackson, Mississippi, 1971, 1972

Another one of those cookbooks that has taken a life of its own. The Jackson Cookbook, compiled by the Symphony League of Jackson, Mississippi, was published in support of the Jackson Symphony Orchestra. The cookbook committee had the extraordinary good fortune to have Eudora Welty write the introduction to this cookbook, since Jackson was her hometown.

The cookbook opens with a recipe developed by Winifred Green Cheney in honor of Welty, Squash Eudora. (You can see it in our Antique Recipes section, at the top of our home page.)

This cookbook was first published in 1971.  This copy of the Jackson Cookbook was printed in 1973.  The cover has a minor amount of shelf wear.  The pages and the binding are in as-if-new condition, just like you pulled it off the shelf at Barnes and Noble.

Looking for cooking ephemera? Come back to We add new items daily. To properly display your antique cookbook collection, you might want to visit our sister site,

Looking for cocktail or bar ephemera?


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Jackson Cookbook, Forward by Eudora Welty, 1971, 1972”

Your email address will not be published.