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Your Neighbor Lady--Booklets

 Unprocessed — Box: 03563 A
Identifier: H2014-018

Content Description

The collection consists of fourteen annual booklets of the “Your Neighbor Lady” WNAX radio show dating from the 1940s to 1960s. Wynn Speece was the WNAX Neighbor Lady since the shows beginning in 1941. Speece was known for more than six decades as “The Neighbor Lady,” and shared recipes, household tips and personal anecdotes with radio listeners. The booklets were printed annually and mostly include recipes from listeners but also feature images of Speece and her family as well as images of those who submitted recipes to WNAX. In addition, the collection includes a booklet of “Favorite Recipes of Opal Peterson.” The booklet includes photocopies of recipe cards used by Opal Peterson Other donated recipe booklets were added to the Vertical File collection under “recipes.” Other items were returned to the donor.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1940s-1960s


0.25 Cubic Feet