Better Homes and Gardens New Cookbook
1 c. white vinegar
1-1/2 inches stick cinnamon, broken
1-1/2 tsp whole cloves
1 tsp celery seed
8 pounds tomatoes, about 24 medium
1 medium onion, chopped (1/2 cup)
1/4 tsp cayenne
1 cup sugar
4 tsp salt
In saucepan bring first 4 ingredients to boil, (I suggest very good ventilation and an open window). Remove from heat and let stand.
Wash, core and quarter tomatoes. Drain in colander; discard liquid. Place tomatoes in large pan add onion and cayenne. Heat over med-high heat until bubbling. Cook 15 minutes, stirring often.
Put mixture through a food mill, discarding peels and seeds. Add sugar to tomato juice. Bring to boiling; reduce heat and simmer 1-1/2 - 2 hours or until reduced by half. Strain vinegar mixture into tomato, discard spices. Add salt, simmer 30 minutes or till desired consistency, stirring often.
Makes 2 pints.
Then you can Water bath can or freeze.