Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Good Things To Eat With Henkel's Extra Fancy Flours. "Made Good Since 1855"


The front cover has a drawing of a woman serving cake to three other woman sitting at a card table. There is a pink banner at the top with Good Things To Eat. There are wheat stalks behind the drawing on a white background. There is a three layer cake in an insert in the right hand corner of the first drawing. Below that is Henkel's5." extra fancy flours. " Made Good Since 1855. The back cover is white with a pink rectangle with black line drawings of Henkel products and a list below that. There is a pink banner at the bottom with Every package bearing the name Henkel is unconditionally guaranteed to give satisfaction or your money will be cheerfully refunded. Company name and address are located below that. The title page has a red bar vertically on the left and a horizontal bar with Foreword in it. The forward is typed and signed by The Henkel Housewife Dorothy Dedman. William Gelleroy's poem "So long as it is the fashion to eat, so long will cookery books be useful.The recipes are arranged by groups. Group I recipes for use with Henkel's Velvet Cake and Pastry flour which employ the use of baking powder; Grou II Recipes for use with Henkel's Best Family Flour and yeast; a table of equivalents; Group III Recipes employing the use of Quikmix; and lastly Miscellaneous recipes. There are black and white photos and black and white line drawings.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Henkel's Flour

Publisher: Commercial Milling Co. (Cleveland, Ohio ; Detroit, Mich. ; Pittsburgh, Pa.)


64 p.

18.3 x 12.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Good Things To Eat With Henkel's Extra Fancy Flours. "Made Good Since 1855". 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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