Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

A Truck Load Of AMC Perfect Cereals En Route For Your Grocer


Front drawing includes three horses pulling an Akron Milling Company red wagon with boxes of Rolled Oats, Rolled Wheat, Graham Farina, Oat Meal, etc. The back promo encourages one to try "A.M.C. Perfect Flour, Rolled Oats, Oat Meal, Oat Farina, farina, Graham Farina, Grain of Gold, Cracked , Rolled, and Pearled Wheat, Pearled Hominy and Hominy Grits, and Pearled and Rolled Barley. Notice to send for "Our Cereal Cook Book" is at the bottom. Ca. early 1880's.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Quaker Oats

Publisher: Akron Milling Co. (Akron, Ohio ; New York, N.Y.)

1880 (ca.)

12 p.

7.9 x 14.9 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: A Truck Load Of AMC Perfect Cereals En Route For Your Grocer. 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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