Check Out These Disgusting Recipes From The Glory Days Of Jell-O

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Photo: Charm and Poise on Flickr

Fruit Jell-O is a staple at family picnics and hospitals everywhere.But 50 years ago, Jell-O aspired to take over your entire dinner table.

Sharon Becker is a college professor from Baltimore who is obsessed with all things vintage. She uploaded pages from old Jell-O cookbooks to Flickr and was kind enough to share the images with us. 

From Jell-O and shrimp to an entire salad set in the substance to the wonders of mayonnaise, here are some of the grosser recipes we found.

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