Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Jell-O Girl In May


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of the Jell-O girl wearing a blue and white checked dress making daisy rings. The title ?The Jell-O Girl in May? is written in black and red lettering in the bottom left hand corner. The back panel contains an illustration of Pineapple Bavarian Cream. The inside panels begin with rules for Jell-O and continue with four Jell-O Recipes. The recipes listed are Orange Jell-O With Bananas, Lemon Jell-O Whip With Prunes, Pineapple Bavarian Cream, and Mrs. Hill?s Raspberry Jell-O. All recipes are written in black lettering and entail directions on how to prepare the dish.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

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

1924 (ca.)

6.4 x 7.6 cm

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Language: English

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


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

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