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Curtains Repaired

Find a rip in your favorite net curtains? You can patch them good as new by giving the torn pieces a thin coating of colorless nail polish and pressing the frayed edges together with your fingers.

Author: NEWSPAPER, Long Beach Press-Telegram 07-24-1950

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DESSERT

CHEESE CAKE, American

Ingredients

    Crust

  • 10 graham crackers
  • 1/8 lb. butter
  • Filling

  • 2 large or 4 small packages of cream cheese
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ½ tsp. vanilla
  • 2 unbeaten eggs
  • 1 can crushed pineapple, drained
Preparation Instructions

Have cheese at room temperature. Mix ingredients together and beat with an egg beater, putting pineapple in last as it is easier, butter a square baking pan.

Crumble graham crackers and mix with butter until firm enough to line the pan. Pour cream cheese mixture in pan and bake at 350° for 25 minutes. Cool at room temperature for 1 hour. Prepare topping.

Contributed by Mrs. E. Siltanen, 1950

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