This is a fun idea. I, personally, never found any recipe in a book. I have, however, heard of a librarian who found slices of uncooked bacon used for bookmarks.
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Instant CoffeeRecipe for instant coffee, slightly improved:
Bring water to boil
Put in instant coffee in water
Let come to boil again until bubbles come to top
Immediately turn off fire - let coffee stand a minute or two - then pour into cups
The second boiling is the secret
Found in "Betty Crocker's Outdoor Cook Book" published by The Golden Press, 1961.
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