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 wood-like frame around a picture of a woman wearing an apron and a bonnet mixing a bowl of flour with other ingredients. There is a fireplace behind her. Good Things To Eat is in lettering looking like logs at the top and the information on Henkel's flour is on the table leaf. The back is the same other than the picture being a color photo of boxes or bags of Henkel Flour on shelves. The company guarantee, slogan, and name and address are below the picture. 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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