Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Cooking With Cold


The front cover is purple with a yellow circle with a woman holding a yellow sherbet inside it. The Kelvinator logo is in the upper left corner with a white line that is the vertical bar of the k in cooking. The back cover is white with a black border at the bottom with Kelvinator in purple letter and a purple silhouette of a woman holding a tray. The title page also has the text: To the modern woman who looks on home-making as both a science and an art¼who appreciates the importance of good foods and attractive meals appetizingly served¼the makers of Kelvinator dedicate this book¼in the hope that she will find in it much to help her in the fulfillment of her undertakings. The company name and address are below that. The pamphlet covers care and use of Kelvinator, general suggestions, left-overs, desserts, bridge luncheon, afternoon, tea, informal dinner, buffet supper, children's party, and the art of entertaining. There are recipes and menus.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Kelvinator Refrigerators

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

1950 (ca.)

51 p.

14.0 x 19.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Cooking With Cold. 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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