Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Robin Hood's Toll


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of Robin Hood bowing before the Lady of High Degree. The title ?Robin Hood?s Toll? is written in black lettering above the illustration. The back panel contains an illustration of Strawberry Whip. The inside panels begin with a story about Robin Hood?s Toll and continues with two informational topics including ?Make Delicious, Healthful Desserts with Jell-O and Other Reasons For Serving America?s Most Famous Dessert.? The rest of the inside panels are dedicated to four Jell-O Recipes and Jell-O Rules. All recipes are written in blue lettering and entail directions on how to prepare the dish.

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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: Robin Hood's Toll. 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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