Grandma's Molasses - a recipe booklet from 1946. 101 recipes! I don't think I've ever seen so many molasses recipes in one place. The front of the little book:
And the back, showing how the jar (and Grandma!) looked back then:
And here is how the jar and Grandma look now - yet another in the myriad of changing faces in advertising:
One of my favorite things my sister used to bake was homemade gingerbread. With whipped cream. Yum. I also loved her Molasses Crinkles. And, of course, you have to have gingerbread cookies during the holidays, don't you?