Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Hungry King


The front cover features a drawn colored illustration of a man on a yellow horse helping a woman in a green and red dress onto the horse. The title ?The Hungry King? is written in black lettering at the top of the illustration. The back cover is made up of a large colored illustration of Neapolitan Jell-O. The inside pages begin with a story about ?The Hungry King? and continues with a recipe for Neapolitan Jell-O and rules for Jell-O. At the bottom of the Jell-O rules, the company name and address are written in black lettering.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

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

1928 (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 Hungry King. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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