Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Home Canning Guide. Bulletin 840

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The front and back panels have a wrap around cover with a pink background with a white border. There are jars of canned pears and raspberries with peaches and their leaves on either side. The text on the front panel is in black except for the word Kerr which is in red. The back panel says Use Kerr jars caps and lids. It is black except for Kerr which is in red. There is a yellow rectangle on the back panel for the grocer's name. This one says Compliments of Kroger Grocery & Baking Co. The words Bulletin No. 840 is in black text below it. The front and back end pages have color have color advertisements for Kerr products. Page 14 has information on sending for other booklets.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

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


14 p.

14 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Home Canning Guide. Bulletin 840. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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