Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Worcester Salt Cook Book


The front cover is orange with a white frame and black print. Worcester Salt is in black lettering outlined in white.with the title in black and white. At the bottom is "It takes the best to make the best." The back cover is white with an orange frame and a large drawing of a two-pound canister of Worcester Iodized Salt in orange, black and white. "For table and cooking" is above with "Prevents simple Goiter" below. The front end page has the orange, black and white drawing of the canister of salt with "The Salty Salt" above and "Flows Freely" below. The back end page has "unrivalled for cooking" and "wax wrapped carton" above and below an orange, black and white drawing of a box of Worcester Salt. Below are black-and-white drawings of bags of Worcester Salt("Always uniform, Smooth fine grain"), Quick-Freezing Ice Cream Salt ("Saves time and energy") and Special Salt for Farm Use ("Kiln dried, Easy to handle.") The title page has "These recipes, prepared especially for the Worcester Salt Cook Book, will be found delicious and economical. Try them!" Below the company name and address is an ornate frame around information about United Profit Sharing Coupons which come with each package of Worcester Salt Products and are interchangeable with United Cigar Store and other valuable coupons. A promotion, "For Delicious Seasoning Use Worcester Salt" precedes the table of contents. There are recipes for soups, fish, meats, vegetables, salads, baking and desserts, followed by Health Uses For Worcester Salt, In The Kitchen With Worcester Salt, About The Home With Worcester Salt, and How Worcester Salt Is Made. The last page lists the awards received by Worcester Salt.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Nevins-Church Press (New York, N.Y.)

Brand Name: Worcester Salt

Publisher: Worcester Salt Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1930 (ca.)

26 p.

15.2 x 10.8 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: The Worcester Salt Cook Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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