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Horn & Hardart Raisin Tea Cakes

From: barbara 
Sent: Friday, January 19, 2018 10:55 PM
To: ; 
Subject: Horn&hardart recipe for raisin tea cakes

Hello Barbara,

Sorry, I canít find any mention at all of Horn & Hardart ďraisin tea cakes,Ē nor can I find any mention of simply Horn & Hardart tea cakes.

Iíll post this for reader input.


J L Hudson Date Nut Bread

From: duchess 
Sent: Friday, January 19, 2018 5:10 PM
Subject: J.L.Hudson Bakery Date Nut Bars

I am writing in hopes of finding the wonderful Date Nut Cookies/Bars sold in the Bakery.  
If you can locate this receipt it would be greatly appreciated.  The bars were a thick 
date center layer between a strusel like top and bottom layers.


Hello Duchess,

Sorry, I could not find any mention at all of date nut bars or date nut cookies from J.L. Hudsonís.

I will post this for reader input.


Kresge's Italian Spaghetti

Found on a message board:

Kresge's Italian Spaghetti

1 cup sliced onions
1 clove garlic, minced
1 pound ground beef, uncooked
2 tablespoons olive or salad oil
1 cup diced celery
3 / 4 cup chopped green pepper
1 /2 cup sliced, stuffed olives
1 (3-ounce) can sliced broiled mushrooms and juice
1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce
1 (6-ounce) can tomato paste
2 teaspoons salt
1 /4 teaspoon pepper

Combine all ingredients in pressure cooker. Heat to 15 pounds pressure and cook 20 minutes. 
Reduce pressure under water and serve over cooked spaghetti.
Makes 6 to 8 servings.

- Submitted by Terria Otto

Recipe note: "My mother fixed this often. My grandmother worked at S.S. Kresge Co. in Mattoon 
for over 20 years and obtained this recipe from a co-worker. The original is written on S.S. 
Kresge letterhead and is over 40 years old."

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