Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The homemaker's helper . Kelvinator wartime idea exchange for home economists. Project 6: Household hints for household efficiency

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The front cover is green and black with a picture of hamburgers on a platter and daffodils behind it. The back cover is white with a paragraph on foods fights for freedom, a line drawing of a Kelvinator stove and refrigerator. The dealer The Good Housekeeping Shop and all branch stores, 1250 Library Avenue is below. Ra. 9850 is in the lower right corner. The rest of the text is 40 prize-winning suggestions submitted by Home Economists in the National Contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator. The front end page has a letter to the housewives of America from Joan Adams, Director, Kelvin Kitchen. Tips are organized into be efficiency-minded, cook with dispatch, make the minutes count, eliminate unnecessary steps, and simplify sewing. There is information on the electric freezer, nutritional value of food, some foods need cold and moisture, wartime demands on the homemaker, and better care of appliances means less repair. There are black and white photos and color drawings. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kelvinator Refrigerators

Publisher: Kelvinator Division, Nash-Kelvinator Corp. (Detroit, Mich.)

1943 (ca.)

20.3 X 14.0 cm

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Language: English

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Citation: The homemaker's helper . Kelvinator wartime idea exchange for home economists. Project 6: Household hints for household efficiency. 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=3804

illustration of king running with tray of tarts

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