Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Going To Market

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Deck of 52 cards. Each card publicizes a different product including Post Porridge; Post Toasties; Postum; Grape-Nut;, Beech-Nut Mints, chewing gum, peanut butter, and bacon; four different Welch's drinks; four Libby's products; four Knox Gelatin; four Perfection products; four Pompeian products; four Western Electric appliances; four Walk-Over Shoes; and more. Each card has one side with a woman going to market with four children in blue and white. The cards are kept in a maroon box.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Post Cereal

Publisher: Postum Cereal Co., Ltd. (Battle Creek, Mich.)

1915

12 p.

5.4 x 4.5 cm

Collecting Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: Going To Market. 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=247

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