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The Grocer's Encyclopedia.
A Compendium of Useful Information Concerning Foods of All Kinds.
How They are Raised, Prepared and Marketed. How to Care for Them in the Store and at Home.
How Best to Use and Enjoy Them—And Other Valuable Information for Grocers and General Storekeepers.

Compiled by Artemas Ward


James Kemptster Printing Company
50 Union Square, New York
(1911)

Original 100-year-old Letterpress/Offset Lithographs
Sheet size approximately 8.25 x 10.75 inches.
Please click on thumbnails for enlarged view.

FRUITS AND VEGETABLES

Oranges, Flowers and Fruit
ORANGES—Flowers and Fruit

Oranges, Florida, Tangerine, navel, king
ORANGES
Florida, Tangerine, Navel, King

$40

Apples: Spitzenburg, Greening, etc.
[apples]

Spitzenburg, Green Sweet, Golden Russet, Greening, Baldwin, Northern Spy, Swaar

$30

Apples: Early Harvest, Gravenstein, etc.
[apples]

Early Harvest, Gravenstein, Red June, Streaked Pippin, Newtown Pippin, Lady Sweet, Maiden Bluch, Fall Pippin

$35

Peaches
PEACHES

CHERRIES
CHERRIES

APRICOTS
APRICOTS

$40

PLUMS
PLUMS

$35

KUMQUAT, LOQUAT
KUMQUAT, LOQUAT

PERSIMMONS
PERSIMMONS
American, Japanese

$30

TWO TYPES OF MANGOES
Two Types of MANGOES

$30

TROPICAL FRUITS
TROPICAL FRUITS
Guavas, Cashew Nut and Apple
Star Apple, Sweet Sop, Mangosteen

$45

BANANAS
BANANA

COCOANUTS
COCOANUT [sic]

$40


PINEAPPLE

$40

WATERMELON
WATERMELON

Corn
CORN

$40

SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN

$40

Tomatoes
TOMATOES

$40

OYSTER PLANT
OYSTER PLANT (Salsify)

$30

CUCUMBER
CUCUMBERS

CELERY
CELERY

$35

PEPPERS
PIPER NIGRUM L.
"Black" and "White" Pepper
PEPPER CORNS
COMMON CAPSICUMS
Fresh Peppers, Common "Red Pepper" etc.
SMALL-FRUITED CAPSICUMS
Cayenne Pepper and Chiles

$35

BRUSSELS SPROUTS
BRUSSELS SPROUTS

$35

NUTS, GRAINS, LEGUMES, SPICES, ETC.

PEANUT
PEANUT

$40

 

Walnut, Brazil nut, etc.
[NUTS]
Butternut, Walnut, Black Walnut, Brazil Nuts

$40

VARIOUS NUTS
[NUTS]
Pecan, Pignolia (Pine Nut), Filbert, Almond, Li-tchi Nut, Paradise, Hickory Nut, Chestnut, Pistachio

$40

FIG TREE AND FRUIT
FIG Tree and Fruite (fresh and dried)

$40

PRINCIPAL SPICES: CINNAMON, CLOVE, GINGER, NUTMEG
Four Principal Spices
CINNAMON, CLOVE, GINGER, NUTMEG

$40

VANILLA (Orchid and Bean)
VANILLA (Orchid and Bean)

$50

Licorice
LICORICE (foliage, root, and finished product)

$40

ST. JOHN'S BREAD (Carob Bean)
ST. JOHN'S BREAD (Carob Bean)—flowering branch and fruit (green and dried)

$40

TOBACCO
TOBACCO

$60

COFFEE
COFFEE
COFFEE BERRY HALVED,
SHOWING SINGLE COFFEE BEAN
COFFEE BERRY WITH HALF OF FRUIT PULP REMOVED, SHOWING TWO COFFEE BEANS IN PARCHMENT COVERINGS


$60

TEA PLANT
TEA PLANT

$50

SUGAR CANE
SUGAR CANE

$50

SUGAR MAPLE
Collecting the Sap of the
SUGAR MAPLE

$50

HONEY
HONEY

$40

CHEESE
CHEESE
Neufchatel, Pineapple, Limburger, Emmenthaler ("Swiss")

$25

BARLEY BUCKWHEAT RICE
BARLEY
BUCKWHEAT
RICE

$45

WHEAT OATS RYE
WHEAT
OATS
RYE

$45

MACARONI AND SIMILAR PASTAS
MACARONI AND SIMILAR PASTES [SIC] (PASTAS)
Vermicelli, Spaghettini, Spaghetti, Foratini or Maccheroncelli, Forati or Perclatelli, Mezzanelli, Mezzani or "Macaroni", Zitoni, Mezzani Rigati, Zitoni Rigati, Tagllarini, Linguine, Trenette, Fettuccelle, Lasagne Ricce, Lasagne Lisci, Tubetti, Ditali Lisci, Ditali Rigati, Rigatoni, Bombollotis, "Fancy Pastes [sic] (Pastas)—seeds, stars, alphabets, animals, &c., Curled Vermicelli
$50

 
MEATS AND FISH


Beef: Porterhouse, Chuck
BEEF
PORTERHOUSE CUT
PORTERHOUSE STEAK
FIRST CUT CHUCK


Beef
BEEF
EXTRA PORTERHOUSE STEAK
SECOND CUT CHUCK STEAK
HIP SIRLOIN
TOP ROUND STEAK

$45


Beef: TOP SIRLOIN
BEEF
FLAT BONE TOP SIRLOIN
ROUND BONE TOP SIRLOIN


BEEF RIBS
BEEF
Fifth and Sixth Cut Ribs
Third Cut Ribs
Middle Cut Ribs
First Cut Ribs

$45


VEAL
VEAL
Rack, Leg, Loin, Shoulder

$35


GAME POULTRY
GAME
American Grouse (Prarie Chicken)
American Partridge (Ruffed Grouse0
Woodcock
Quail

$25


lamb cuts
LAMB
Short Saddle, Loin Chop, Rib Chop, Forequarter

$35


MUTTON
MUTTON
Shoulder, Hind Quarter, Leg


Salmon, Brook Trout, Weakfish, Shad
FISH
Salmon, Brook Trout, Weakfish, Shad

$50


cod, haddock, halibut, pollack, hake
FISH
Cod, Haddock, Pollack, Hake, Halibut

$40


Kingfish, Striped Bass, Sea Bass, Whiting, Flounder
FISH
Kingfish, Striped Bass, Sea Bass, Whiting, Flounder

$45


Spanish Mackarel, Common Mackarel, Pompano, Butterfish, Smelt, Bluefish
FISH
Spanish Mackarel, Common Mackarel, Pompano, Butterfish, Smelt, Bluefish

$45


Green Turtle
GREEN TURTLE

$50

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