Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Roasting With "Wear-Ever" Utensils


The front panel is blue with the title in a black band. The rest is blue with a picture of a woman kneeling down to get a roaster out of the oven framed in black. The back panel is the same in color but has the trademark and "For thirty years, the "Wear-Ever" trade mark has stood for the utmost in safety, saving, service, and satisfaction in cooking utensils -- today there are more than one hundred million "Wear-Ever" utensils in use in American homes! The company name and address are below. Copyright 1929, T.A.C.U.Co. and Form CU116 -- Printed in U.S.A. are in the bottom right corner. There are black and white photos and instructions on oven roasting, top of stove roasting, whole meal roasting, other uses for the roaster with lifter rack, and photos of the utensils used by Caroline B. King, Women's editor of "The Country Gentleman" in producing the leaflet.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: King, Caroline B.

Brand Name: Wear-Ever Aluminum Cookery

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


19 p.

15.9 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: King, Caroline B.. Roasting With "Wear-Ever" Utensils. 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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