Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The A-B Cook Book Tested Recipes Selected By Our Department Of Home Economics. Together With Suggestions On The Use And Care Of The A_B Gas Range [1930 (ca.)]

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The front panel is orange with the following text: The A-B cook book tested recipes by Dorothy K. Harris, Director of Home Economics. A-B Stove Company, Battle Creek, Michigan. There is a library call number stamp in the bottom left corner. The lettering is black and there are stripes above and below. There is a silhouette of a woman at a table mixing something. The company logo is to the right. The back panel is orange with the black stripes and A-B Gas Ranges Choice of a million housewives. There is a silhouette of a range with lines radiating out from the top and bottom. The title page has in addition to the title, the company logo, the text: A copy of this book may be obtained by sending 25ยข in coin or stamps to the below address, and the company name and address. There are important suggestions related to cooking and baking; care of the range; economy hints; and a glossary of cooking terms. There are directions on how to broil, grill, or roast. Recipes include breads, cookies, cakes, pies, puddings, meats, pastry, salads, sauces, and soups. There is a table of weights and measures. There is an index of the recipes by name.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Harris, Dorothy K.

Printer: Gage Printing Co., Ltd. (Battle Creek, Mich.)

Brand Name: A-B Stove

Publisher: A-B Stove Division of Marshall Furnace Co. (Battle Creek, Mich.)

1930 (ca.)

40 p.

23.8 x 15.6 cm

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Language: English

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Citation: Harris, Dorothy K.. The A-B Cook Book Tested Recipes Selected By Our Department Of Home Economics. Together With Suggestions On The Use And Care Of The A_B Gas Range [1930 (ca.)]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=3562

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