Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

[Childhood Days!]


The front panel is a letter addressed to dear friend with the subject childhood days and mentions Battle Creek Sanitarium health foods. The lower portion says: Secure Battle Creek Health Foods from Bopp Brothers and provides the address. The back panel is blank. The leaflet opens to two pages with a small folded page (27.9 x 15.6 cm). The inside is titled If you lack your old time energy and good health 10 chances to 1 it's due to intestinal poisoning!. The left side discusses Battle Creek Psylla white, a laxative, and the right side discusses LactoDextrin, a food for changing the intestinal flora. The inside of the smaller panel discusses 3 good health builders while the outside has black and white photos of things you used to do. There are color line drawings.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Battle Creek Food

Publisher: Battle Creek Food Co. (Battle Creek, Mich.)

1923 (ca.)

27.9 x 21.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: [Childhood Days!]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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