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Source text (please read only from this text!): https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/65506General Foods Corporation, markers of the product, Certo, prepared this little booklet with instructions on how to use it in making jams and jellies at home. There Over forty recipes are given using a wide array of fruits and berries.
(Summary by Larry Wilson)
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[*]Project Code: SUiwpskI
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[*]Number of sections (files) this project will have: 9
[*]Does the project have an introduction or preface: No
[*]Original publication date (if known): 1943
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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/House & Home/Cooking
Keywords that describe the book: cooking, home economics, kitchen, apple, cherry, plum, grapes, canning, raspberry, jam, jelly, strawberry, pineapple, quince, peach, apricot, pomegranate, guava, gooseberry, lime, mint, loganberry, currant, blueberry, grapefruit, blackberry, boysenberry
LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs
Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
End of recording:"Section # of Certo: A Short Cut to Better Jams and Jellies. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Certo: A Short Cut to Better Jams and Jellies, by General Foods Corporation. Section Title."
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:"End of section #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end."End of Certo: A Short Cut to Better Jams and Jellies, by General Foods Corporation."
Filename: certo_##_generalfoodscorporation_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. certo_01_generalfoodscorporation_128kb.mp3)
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