Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Malted Nuts A Delicious Nut Cream


The front cover is lavender with a blue line around it. There is a young woman holding a glass of Malted Nuts in her right hand. There is rectangular box with the text: An excellent food drink for Babies - Children and Adults. Delicious on Cereals - Salads Fruits - Desserts. A Boon for Lean Folks. The Battle Creek Food Co. Battle Creek Michigan. The back cover is what with the text: You can secure Malted Nuts and all other Battle Creek Sanitarium health foods for everybody from your health food center. At the bottom is The Fisher Company Tacoma's Own Store Tacoma, Washington. The title is repeated on the front end page which also has a color line drawing of three boys collecting nuts. The back end page has a list of some books available free of charge. The beginning of the pamphlet discusses the discovery of malted nuts and the addition of it to cow's milk creating a "humanized milk". There is an infant feeding table and text on the correct amounts for specific ages. In addition to infants, there is a discussion of the benefits for nursing or expectant mothers, the aged, the lean, and growing youngsters. The remainder of the pamphlet is on preparing it and also some recipes using malted nuts. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Battle Creek Food

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

1926 (ca.)

15.9 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Malted Nuts A Delicious Nut Cream. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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