Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Approved Recipes And Instructions For The Operation And Care Of The A-B Gas Range


The front panel is blue with rust, black, and silver deco. The title on the front panel is Approved recipes for cookery with gas. The company name and address are at the bottom. The back panel is plain blue. The back end page has instructions for adjusting the Model XC Robertshaw Oven Heat Control. The A-B Cooking Chart is included. There is information on the top of the stove with photos and black and white line drawings. There are recipes for the stove top. There is information on the Thrift Maid Cooker with recipes. Instructions for the use of the range itself are included next. There are menu suggestions with recipes. There are recipes for puddings and soufflés, roasting, poultry and game, sauces, fish, breads, cakes, cookies, pastry, broiling, salads and salad dressings, and sections on cooking terms and care of the range. The index is by recipe name.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Harris, Dorothy K.

Brand Name: A-B Stove

Publisher: A-B Stoves, Inc. (Battle Creek, Mich.)


64 p.

22.9 x 15.4 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Harris, Dorothy K.. Approved Recipes And Instructions For The Operation And Care Of The A-B Gas Range. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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