Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Gebhardt's Eagle Chili Powder, "For That Real Mexican Tang"


The front cover has three vertical panels of alternating blue and white. The upper column of white features an illustration of a man in a sombrero selling produce to a woman on a balcony. Below is an illustration of Gebhardt's Eagle Chili Powder in a bottle and a box. The right blue panel features illustrations of cans and servings of Gebhardt's Chili Con Carne, Tamales, Mexican Style Beans, and Deviled Sandwich Spread Pates. The back cover has promotional information for free cook book. "Send for this Valuable Gebhardt's Recipe Book. Free with two (2) labels from any Gebhardt's Products and the Coupon below." Ca. 1932

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Stafford-Lowdon, Co. (Fort Worth, Tex.)

Brand Name: Gebhardt Chili Powder

Publisher: Gebhardt Chili Powder Co. (San Antonio, Tex. ; San Luis Potosi, Mexico)

1932 (ca.)

26.4 x 17.5 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Gebhardt's Eagle Chili Powder, "For That Real Mexican Tang". The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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