Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Ransom's Family Receipt Book

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The front cover shows a pilgrim woman carrying a cooked turkey on a platter with cornucopias on either side. The back cover shows five little girls playing outdoors above a promo about croup and Dr. Ransom's Hive Syrup And Tolu remedy. At the bottom is the distributor's stamp which reads, "F.R. Drame, Patricksburg, Ind. Pure drugs, medicines, perfumery, toilet and fancy articles, and all druggists sundries. Fine imported and domestic cigars. Physicians' prescriptions carefully prepared." Machine punched hole with a pink string is in the upper left corner.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Baker, Jones, and Co., Printers (Buffalo, N.Y.)

Brand Name: Dr. Ransom's Medicines

Publisher: D. Ransom, Son and Co. (Buffalo, N.Y.)

1902

32 p.

16.2 x 10.2 cm

Pamphlets

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.

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Citation: Ransom's Family Receipt Book. 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=5723

illustration of king running with tray of tarts

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