The PTA Cookbook Meats including Seafood and Poultry 2000 Favorite Recipes 1968 Published for the McElwain PTA Birmingham Alabama c

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Say hello to "The PTA Cookbook Meats including Seafood and Poultry, 2000 Favorite Recipes," published in 1968 specifically for the McElwain PTA in Birmingham, Alabama. This exceptional book is more than just a collection of recipes; it's a slice of community history and a reflection of the American culinary landscape of its time.

Key Features:

The Plastic Comb Spiral-Bound format of this cookbook ensures it stays open on your counter, making it incredibly easy to follow along with your chosen recipe without losing your place.

Here's your go-to guide for all things meats, seafood, and poultry! This cookbook covers a wide range of recipes, from roasts and steaks to shrimp and chicken dishes, giving you options for every meal and occasion.

The McElwain PTA's mission has always been to bring communities together, and this cookbook serves as a testament to their community spirit. Compiled in an era when cookbooks were often a community endeavor, the 1968 publication date also offers a nostalgic glance back at mid-century American cooking.

This book isn't the work of a single chef but rather a compilation of favorite recipes from the McElwain community in Birmingham, Alabama. It's the essence of community sharing in book form.

Family dinners, potluck gatherings, or holiday feasts—this book has recipes suited for all kinds of events, ensuring you're never short of options.

The cookbook captures the essence of the late 1960s, from the design and typography to the style of recipes. It's a vintage experience that brings an added layer of authenticity to your culinary endeavors.


  • Title: The PTA Cookbook Meats including Seafood and Poultry, 2000 Favorite Recipes
  • Publication Date: 1968
  • Publisher: The PTA Cookbook
  • Library of Congress Catalog Card No: 68-9222
  • Format: Plastic Comb Spiral-Bound
  • Pages:382
  • Dimensions: 10x7x1
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Note wear scuff on cover as shown in the photos.


"The PTA Cookbook Meats including Seafood and Poultry," is a community gem that serves up more than just great meals. It offers a delicious journey through time, perfect for food lovers and history buffs alike.


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