This is Betty Crocker's Picture Cook Book (Ring Bound), General Mills Publisher, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1st Edition, c. 1950. 419 pages.
This is the classic cook book that started it all! Aside from some separation on the exterior of the spine, this cookbook s in excellent condition. All the pages are smooth and clean. The tabs show some age-related wear but that can be expected with much loved and referred to cookbook.
The cookbook also includes two supplements; 100 New Bake-Off Recipes and Betty Crocker's Pie Parade.