Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Homemakers Canning Guide. Capture The Peak Of Flavor. Bulletin 836


The front panel is black and grey. There is a three part sign hung on a post with one word of the start of the title on each part. There is a mountain peak below that with Capture the peak of flavor in an arc over it. There is a sketch of fruits and vegetables below that. The mountain is on a black background with a grey border and a point at the base. The sign hangs on a post to the left and is over the black background. The sketch of fruits and vegetables in in the grey border. The back panel States send for this literature and lists: Kerr Home Canning Book and Food fashions of the hour with descriptions of each and the price and black ink and pen illustrations of the panels. Below those it says Other booklets and lists the free ones: Answers to canning questions; Pressure cooker method of home canning; and It's easy to can your meat, poultry, game, fish, at home. The corporation address is below that. Pages ten and eleven have advertisements for Kerr products.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

Publisher: Kerr Glass Manufacturing Co. (Los Angeles, Calif., Sand Spring, Okla., Hungtington, W.Va.)


12 p.

20.3 x 10.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Homemakers Canning Guide. Capture The Peak Of Flavor. Bulletin 836. 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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