Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Jell-O, America's Most Famous Dessert (no. 1)


The front panel features a drawn colored illustration of Raspberry Jell-O. The title ?Jell-O America?s Most Famous Dessert? is written in black lettering above the illustration. In the bottom left hand corner, ?No.1? is stated in black lettering. The back panel contains an illustration of Paradise Pudding with the heading ?The Easy Jell-O Way? written in red lettering above the illustration. The inside panels are dedicated to Jell-O Rules and five Jell-O Recipes. The recipes listed are Raspberry Jell-O, Paradise Pudding, Chocolate Walnut Jell-O, Orange Delight, and Mrs. Hill?s Raspberry Jell-O With Raspberries. All recipes are written in black lettering and entail directions on how to prepare the dish. There are no page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Jell-O

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

1931 (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: Jell-O, America's Most Famous Dessert (no. 1). The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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