Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

1924 A Jell-O Year, America's Most Famous Dessert


The front cover has an illustration of the JELL-O Girl dressed in blue and white serving a molded red JELL-O. The front cover has a black background with 1924 in yellow and JELL-O in red. The back cover features an open box of Strawberry JELL-O with the JELL-O Safety bag. "No matter where you live, You get this perfect package of JELL-O at al times of the year." Within a JELL-O girl, illustrated by Lucile Patterson Marsh, is featured for each month of the year. Includes insert for JELL-O Ice Cream Powder. 14 page pamphlet with the 4 page insert.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

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

1924-1929 (ca.)

14 p.

15.9 x 10.8 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: 1924 A Jell-O Year, America's Most Famous Dessert. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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