Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

You Will Enjoy These Modern Recipes


The front cover is orange with a movie star's portrait, a diagonal stripe with a single meal setting with stars bordering both sides, and a black border at the bottom. The back cover is plain white. The front end page has an endorsement by the Battle Creek Sanitarium and a picture of the sanitarium. The next page has a picture of the factory and a very short history of the company. There are recipes and menus for well balanced diets for the healthy. Recipes for Soy Protose meals for meatless days. Recipes for those on a gluten restricted diet and recipes for luncheons for defense workers. The last page has where to buy Battle Creek foods and an advertisement for Healthful living booklet. The back end page has an advertisement for four of the pamphlets for special diets. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Battle Creek Food

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

1940 (ca.)

17.9 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: You Will Enjoy These Modern Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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