The Superior Survival Cracker

I have published, since 2006, lists of foods to stock in case of emergencies or shortages. Usually, the crackers or biscuits called “soda crackers” or “saltines” were included. After purchasing several large boxes of Premium Saltines–“improved” with sea salt, which sounded mighty appealing, I’ve concluded that saltines ought NOT to be included! Having stored these…

How to Make Elegant Canapes from Soda Crackers: New York Times 1913

OF INTEREST TO WOMEN: Uncommon Dainties that Can Be Made of Common Crackers When the Cake Box Is Empty. August 10, 1913, Sunday THE Summer hostess should know how to make the most of ordinary, inexpensive crackers. In case of an emergency, when the cake box is empty or the baker has failed to come,…