Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Monarch Home Makers Guide (2)


The front panel is black with a oblong shaped black and white photo of a home economist motioning toward a Monarch stove. The back panel has recipes for sour cream spice cake, roast chicken, butter boiled peas, and caramel icing. There is a line: Tested recipes from the Monarch Home Services Department, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin with Margaret S. Larsen, Director signature underneath. It is a tri-folded sheet of paper. When the front panel is opened, the next panel is an oven dinner vegetable chart. Opening the sheet the entire width there is What about your oven? The top portion has numbered black and white photos corresponding to directions in the text below.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Monarch Ranges

Publisher: Malleable Iron Range Co. (Beaver Dam, Wis.)

1945 (ca.)

12 p.

21.6 x 14 cm


Language: English

Key term: Recipes

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


Citation: Monarch Home Makers Guide (2). The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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