This article is from the 20th Century Appetizer Recipes, with numerous contributions by famous and also anonymous cooks
3 lb Broiler-fryer, with
Neck and gizzard 1 lg Onion
1 Stalk celery, quartered with leaves
6 c Water
1 lg Carrot, peeled and cut in half
1 1/2 t Salt
1/2 t Pepper
1 Sprig of dill
2 pk Instant chicken broth
1. Place all ingredients in a deep, 3-quart, heat-resistant, non- metallic casserole. Heat, covered, 15 minutes in Microwave Oven.
2. Skim any foam from top. Cover and heat an additional 10 minutes or until
chicken is tender, Remove carrots, chicken, celery and onion, Strain soup through cheese-cloth or strainer, Skim excess fat off surface and add 2 envelopes instant chicken broth, If desired, add cooked noodles before serving.