Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Jell-O For Dessert


The front has an illustration of Rose O'Neil's JELL-O Girl in a blue dress carrying a JELL-O box. At the top, "JELL-O For Dessert" is stated in pink and black lettering. The back features a large platter with six small JELL-O molds and a larger red mold topped with whipped cream in the center. The front end page contains a promotion for JELL-O written in red and blue lettering. The inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize JELL-O in them. All recipe names are written in red lettering followed by directions on how to prepare the dish written in blue lettering. Some of the recipes listed are Orange Fruit Salad, Tomato Salad, Chocolate Foam, and Orange Snow Pudding. The centerfold entails six different illustrations of JELL-O desserts. No page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Gans, Nellie Duling

Brand Name: Jell-O

Publisher: Genesee Pure Food Co. (Le Roy, N.Y.)

1906 (ca.)

15.2 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Gans, Nellie Duling. Jell-O For Dessert. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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