Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Detroit Electric Star Cook Book


The front cover is grey with a black start with lines radiating out. Detroit Electric is across the top of the horizontal points. Star is in white lettering in the star. There is a black band at the bottom. Cook Book is in the right hand corner and Detroit Star Products Corporation is above the border. The back cover is grey with a black border at the bottom. The title page states: Detroit Electric Star Cook Book Containing helpful suggestions for the care and operation of your electric range, together with cooking charts and tested recipes. The name and address are at the bottom of the page. The pamphlet is divided into 16 sections: I. Range Terms; II. Cleaning the Range; III. Automatic Features; IV. How to Save Current; V. Wattage of Elements; VI. Cookery Guide (Charts); VII. Roasting and Broiling; VIII. Whole Oven Meals; IX. Cakes; X. pastry; XI. Breads; XII. Cookies and Muffins; XIII. Vegetables; XIV. Desserts; XV. For Unexpected Guests; and XVI. Canning.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Detroit Star

Publisher: Detroit Star Products Corp. (Detroit, Mich.)


36 p.

21.0 x 13.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Detroit Electric Star Cook Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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