Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Wear-Ever's Wonderful World Of New Method Cooking

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The front cover is orange with a photo of a prime-rib roast on a wooden cutting board. The back cover is orange with Wear-Ever Subsidiary of Alcoa near the bottom center and 212-120 (3-68) in the lower left corner. The front end page has a list of equivalents for various ingredients. The back end page has the guarantee. Page one is a typed signed letter by Margaret Mitchell. The book is broken into sections: how to cook the new method way; fabulous vegetables; delicious fruits; meat-fowl-fish; dried foods; glorious casseroles; recipes for eggs- plain and fancy; sauce sorcery; pride and joy of baking; when you entertain; and how to care for your utensils. Most of the sections start with a full color page of the food and have line drawings on most of the other pages. There are many tables for buying guides and preparation and cooking charts. Page 91-92 show the most modern cooking utensils and the modern home of today and tomorrow. Pages 93-94 show various combinations of the different utensils. Page 97 has information and pictures on Cutco products which are another Wear-Ever product. The back side of page 97 tells what to do if you need service.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Mitchell, Margaret

Brand Name: Wear-Ever Aluminum Cookery

Publisher: Wear-Ever Aluminum Inc. (Chillicothe, Ohio)


97 p.

26.0 x 18.4 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Mitchell, Margaret. Wear-Ever's Wonderful World Of New Method Cooking. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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