Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Jell-O Girl In Washington (no. 1)


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of the Jell-O girl and her parrot in front of the Capitol Building. The title ?The Jell-O Girl in Washington? is written in gray lettering at the bottom of the illustration. The back panel contains an illustration of molded Lemon Jell-O with fruit and the last part of the story that is located on the first inside panel. The inside panels begin with a story titled ?With The Jell-O Girl in America? and continue with four Jell-O Recipes. The recipes listed are Lemon Jell-O With Fruits, Orange Cups and Baskets, California Special, and Paradise Pudding. 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.)

1925 (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 Washington (no. 1). The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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