Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

French Frying With "Wear-Ever" Aluminum


The front panel is black and blue; the black rectangle has a chef with his hand outstretched. The title is in the royal blue portion which is also part of the panel below it. The trademark is on the front. The back panel is white and has the continuation of suggestions, table of amounts of fat, that the recipes were created by Margaret Mitchell, Director of the "Wear-Ever" Test Kitchen, and the company name and address. Form No. CU 526N-100M-10-36 and C 1936 and Printed in the U.S.A. are at the bottom. It is a single sheet of paper folded in half and then twice more in thirds. The headers on the inside panels are black letters on blue borders. There are recipes for noodles, fritters, croquettes, doughnuts, potatoes, vegetables, seafood, and salted nuts. There are black and white illustrations.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Wear-Ever Aluminum Cookery

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


12 p.

15.2 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: French Frying With "Wear-Ever" Aluminum. 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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