|Neysa McMein's 1936 original portrait of Betty Crocker. |
Born in the board room of the Washburn Crosby Company in 1921 (the largest of six milling companies that merged to become General Mills), Betty was fifteen years
old at the time.
|Actress, Agnes White (no|
relation to Martha White)
was Radio Betty, 1921
|Betty Crocker VIII, 1996,|
John Stuart Ingle.
|Joe Bowler's short-lived 1965 (left) and 1969 (right) Betty Crocker portraits|
|Hilda Taylor's 1955 Betty Crocker.|
|The 1955 "Big Red" my mother |
(and I) knew and loved
|Harriet Perchik's 1986 Betty. |
Folks worried the bow might catch
fire if she bent over a hot stove.
|The Betty Crocker hall of fame (General Mills board room).|