Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Hints For Housewives: Old Dutch Cleanser Cleans, Scrubs, Scours, Polishes

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The front cover shows an illustration of a Dutch girl sitting atop a large can of Dutch Cleanser in front of a blue tile backdrop. The back shows a can of Old Dutch Cleanser. "No cleansing preparation does so much, with so little cost and labor, and none can do it so well at any price." Non-numbered inside pages include some black and white drawings accompanying a variety of Hints For Housewives, plus numerous cleaning suggestions. Also included are equivalents of weights and measures, plus tips on what to do in case of accidents. There are no page numbers

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Dutch Cleanser

Publisher: Cudahy Packing Co. (Omaha, Neb.)

1925 (ca.)

14 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Hints For Housewives: Old Dutch Cleanser Cleans, Scrubs, Scours, Polishes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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