Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Canning Preserving & Jelly Making Made Easy By Using A "Wear-Ever" Aluminum Roaster And A "Wear-Ever" Preserving Kettle


The front panel is black and white with the Wear-Ever trademark, a small boy in britches eating from a kettle with a large spoon. The title and picture are framed by a garland of fruit. The back panel is plain with a frame of pots and pans with the trademark in all four corners. In the bottom center is 1780. The principles of preserving foods, utensils needed, selection of food, instructions for canning, preserving, jelly making, marmalades, and recipes. The superiority of "Wear-Ever" aluminum utensils is included and it ends with a list of don'ts. Each page has a banner top and bottom and they are all different. The back end page has a drawing of jars in a pan. The printer's name is at the bottom.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Eddy Press Co. (Cumberland, Md.)

Brand Name: Wear-Ever Aluminum Cookery

Publisher: Aluminum Cooking Utensil Co. (New Kensington, Pa. ; East St. Louis, Ill. ; Oakland, Calif.)

1901 (ca.)

23 p.

15.9 x 8.9 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Canning Preserving & Jelly Making Made Easy By Using A "Wear-Ever" Aluminum Roaster And A "Wear-Ever" Preserving Kettle. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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