The title of the vintage (1953) cookbook is "Early American Recipes", and it was written by Heloise Frost.
First up, for "Chowders, Soups And Stews", we see the lady of the house getting the large soup tureen down from the top of her hutch:
Just look at all the kitty cats clamoring for some of her
"Fish And Sea Foods", below:
I mean, there's even a footstool on which to place my feet:
We also have Jams, Jellies and Relishes - ready for a nice slice of toast, anyone?
Looks like Fido is ready, willing AND able to help Junior out with his, any time!