Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Chase & Sanborn Tea And Coffee Importers. Boston, Montreal, Chicago [Beige Front]


The front panel is beige with blue ink. There is a scene of tea gatherers and an orange trademark which says "Ne cede malis", Established 1864. The back panel is beige and has a hand holding a coffee cup with Chase & Sanborn's "Seal Brand" Coffee on the inside. Above that the text is Retail Selling Agents Hixson & Epley, Grand Ledge, Mich.. Below the illustration it says Served exclusively at the World's Fair. There are black and white photos every other page dealing with the growing and processing of coffee and of tea. The leaflet discusses the processes and very clearly emphasizes the importance of trademark and brand name. the first page has a letter "To the household." and the last page has a letter "To the grocer." The back end page has Do not forget and discusses the three Royal Gems of the Kingdom of Tea and that the coronet of home is not complete without one of them in its setting. There are no page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Press of Moss Eng. Co. (New York, N.Y.)


11.1 x 15.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Chase & Sanborn Tea And Coffee Importers. Boston, Montreal, Chicago [Beige Front]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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