Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning And Freezing Guide [1960]


The front panel has a green background with a canned jar of tomatoes and an empty jar. There are tomatoes and green beans around the jar. Kerr is in red lettering and the rest of the title is to its right after a vertical line. The back panel has a green background with a white rectangle at the bottom for a local dealer's stamp. There is an African violet in the upper left and a white compote dish with jam in it in front of the violet. To its right is an open jar of jam. Bulletin No. 960 is in the lower left corner. Both front and back end pages have color line drawing advertisement for Kerr products. There are no drawings or photos in the leaflet. Page 18 has an advertisement for the "Grip-Tite" by Kerr.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Western Lithograph Co. (Wichita, Kan.)

Brand Name: Kerr Jars

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


18 p.

14 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Kerr Home Canning And Freezing Guide [1960]. 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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