Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Jell-O Girl In Rumania (no. 6)


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of the Jell-O girl and her parrot being greeted by a Rumanian peasant woman in her native costume. The title ?The Jell-O Girl in Rumania? is written at the bottom of the illustration in purple lettering. The back panel contains a colored illustration of two sherbet glasses filled with Jell-O Prune Whip. The inside panels begin with a story ?With The Jell-O Girl in Rumania? and continue with six Jell-O Recipes. The recipes listed are Prune Whip, Cherry Strawberry, Orange Delight, Nut Frappe, Mint Jell-O, and Olive Jell-O Salad. 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 Rumania (no. 6). The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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