Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

3rd Annual Fall 1933 Electric Range Cooking School (First Night)

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The leaflet is a single light green sheet with three folds. The sponsors were The State Journal for the Board of Water & Electric Light Commissioners and the electric range dealers of Lansing and East Lansing. The demonstrator in charge was Miss Nora Altic, noted culinary, home economics and electric cookery expert from the National Livestock and Meat Board, Chicago, Ill. The front panel has a photo of the demonstrator. The back panel has a list of companies selling electric ranges where tickets were available for free. They included Barker-Fowler Electric Co., Board of Water & Electric Light Commissioners, Coven Electric Co., Garlock Kelvinator Sales, Vandervoort Hardware Co.; all of Lansing, Mich. and East Lansing Electric Co. of East Lansing, Mich. The local Red and White Stores of Lansing and East Lansing, Mach provided the food products used in the demonstrations. When opening the leaflet fully, the inside panels are titled "The parade of the foods". There are four menus and thirteen recipes on the inside panels. There are directions on how to broil and the registration blank to be used in awarding prizes. Making the first fold, there are recipes 14-20, the back side of the registration blank with an advertisement for a mixer jar, and the information on the entertainment "Bob" Woodruff and his popular dance band from the "Coral Cables."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Board of Water & Light

Publisher: Board of Water and Light (Lansing, Mich.)

1933

28.9 x 11.0 cm

Leaflets

Language: English

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Citation: 3rd Annual Fall 1993 Electric Range Cooking School (First Night). 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=3622

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