Here are a few scanned pages from the delightfully illustrated Betty Crocker recipe book Merry Makings: Fun Foods for Happy Entertaining, published in 1960.
~ by lolarusa on June 12, 2013.
Posted in 60s, Advertising, Ephemera, Food, Illustration
There’s such an explosion of fonts in this booklet. If they’d used helvetica, they would’ve simply said, “BAKE THIS. NOW.” Not that I’m advocating helvetica, mind you. In fact, unless I’m mistaken, this comment is in helvetica, and I’m not allowed to change the font. Dang it! Irony!
Rick said this on June 13, 2013 at 4:53 am
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