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COLONEL'S SECRETS: The folks at Kentucky Fried Chicken offer a free brochure, "The Colonel's Secret Recipes _ from Our Table to Yours." To receive a copy, send a self-addressed, stamped business-size envelope to Colonel Sanders Secret Recipes, KFC public Affairs, P.O. Box 34550, Louisville, KY 40232-4550. Recipes may also be downloaded from

FREE BOOKLET: "Wholesome Food for Every Body," a brochure published by the National Yogurt Association, presents family nutrition advice and summarizes medical research on yogurt. To obtain one, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to the National Yogurt Association, c/o Golin-Harris International, 405 Lexington Ave., 16th Floor, New York, NY 10017.

SUMMER SAFETY: "How To Avoid Foodborne Illness in the Home" offers tips for summer safety. The brochure is from Lysol, was reviewed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and is available from Lysol's toll-free Healthy Home hotline, (800) 995-9765.

WHEAT GERM: Cooking with wheat germ can be easy and delicious, so say the folks at Kretschmer Wheat Germ, who are offering a free recipe booklet that contains six recipes from their sixth Annual Recipe Contest plus many more from previous contests. To receive a copy, send name and complete address to Best of the Contest Recipes, P.O. Box 487, Dept. N, Chicago, IL 60690-0487. Allow 4-6 weeks for delivery.

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