Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Frolie Grasshopper Circus

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The front cover features Frolie the grasshopper, "Don't miss the fun! I'm here to show the way, Please step inside without delay." Frolie is dressed as a clown and stands outside of a circus tent holding a school bell in his right hand. His costume is red and green. Trademark information is at the bottom. The back shows Frolie dressed as a clown in a blue and yellow costume holding a banner in his left hand. "Quaker Oats: Easy to Buy, Easy to Cook, Easy to Eat, Easy to Digest, The Easy Food." "Copy of pamphlet for 2 cts. on application, The American Cereal Co., Chicago." 15 pages.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Forbes Co. (New York, N.Y. ; Boston, Mass. ; Chicago, Ill.)

Brand Name: Quaker Oats

Publisher: American Cereal Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

1870 (ca.)

15 p.

14.3 x 8.9 cm

Pamphlets

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: The Frolie Grasshopper Circus. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=227

illustration of king running with tray of tarts

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