Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Jell-O Girl Entertains


The front cover features an illustration of Rose O'Neil's JELL-O Girl opening a door. Behind her is a set table with a cake and candles. The title "The JELL-O Girl Entertains" is written in red and blue lettering at the bottom of the illustration. The back illustration is the JELL-O Girl waving her handkerchief saying "Goodbye!" There is a box of raspberry JELL-O located below her. The phrase "No Matter Where You Live You Get This Perfect Package of JELL-O At All Times of the Year" is written at the bottom in black and red lettering. The front end page contains a handwritten letter and signature from the JELL-O girl. The inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize a flavor of JELL-O in them. All recipes include directions on how to prepare the dish written in black lettering with a drawn colored illustration to go along with it. Rose O'Neil drawings are featured throughout the pamphlet. Also includes a 4 page insert for JELL-O Ice Cream Powder illustrated by Holden Weld. There is a machine punched hole in the top left hand corner of the pamphlet.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

Publisher: Jell-O Co., Inc. (Le Roy, N.Y.)

1914 (ca.)

16 p.

17.5 x 13.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: The Jell-O Girl Entertains. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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