Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

To Be "Talked About" Use Cookie 'N' Cracker Cookin'

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The front cover is red with photos of platters of food featuring cookie and cracker cookin'. Part of the title it is in a black banner and part is in a white irregular box with a line drawing of a woman holding a cracker. The photo wraps around to the back cover. The rest of the back cover is white and has Hekman in a red oval. The company name and locations are below. The front end page is pink with the table of contents. The types of recipes included are after school snacks, appetizers, cakes, desserts, entrees, pies, salads, soups, and vegetables. There are also items on the art of entertaining, product stories, and a list of products. The last part of the table of contents lists the foods on the front cover. The preface is a signed typed letter from hetty Hekman. There are line drawings and photos on the pages. The centerfold is in color and discusses quality and has photos of bags of cookies and boxes of crackers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Hekman, Hetty

Brand Name: Hekman Biscuit

Publisher: Hekman Biscuit Co., Division of United Biscuit Co. of American (Grand Rapids, Mich. ; Detroit, Mich. ; Cleveland, Ohio ; Toledo ; Ohio)


40 p.

17.8 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Hekman, Hetty. To Be "Talked About" Use Cookie 'N' Cracker Cookin'. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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