Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Kerr Home Canning Book And How To Freeze Foods


The front panel is brown. There is a cartoon type illustration of a woman in an apron pointing to a Kerr lid. There is a canner, pile of peaches, canned peaches, and an empty jar in front of her. The title minus Kerr is above this illustration. Thre is a sidebar with canned produce on shelves. Above them is Kerr in red lettering. In the bottom left corner is Price 35ยข. The back panel is brown with a Kerr seal in the center. At the bottom are the words..Eat Better...Save Money...The front end page has a typed signed letter from Ruth Kerr. Her picture is in the upper left hand corner. There are black and white photos and line drawings on the processing methods. There are color photos showing how the canned products are used in various food dishes. Pages 48-54 have Answers to your canning questions. Page 56 and the back end page have a color advertisement for Kerr products.

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.)


56 p.

23.8 x 16.8 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Kerr Home Canning Book And How To Freeze Foods. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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