Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Lea & Perrins' Sauce


The front of the card features the text Lea & Perrins' Sauce, plus a color drawing of a chef standing over a salad bowl, pouring sauce into a spoon. The back of the card is primarily blue text on a white background, with a blue drawing of a bottle of Lea & Perrins' Worcestershire sauce. Text on the back reads The Original And Genuine (Worcestershire) Lea & Perrins' Sauce, following by promotional language indicating the types of foods to which the product adds "a delicious taste and zest." Also included is the warning Beware Of Imitations; See That You Get Lea & Perrins' (Lea & Perrins') Signature On Every Bottle Of The Original And Genuine, John Duncan's Sons, New York, Pronounced Buy Connoisseurs "The Only Good Sauce." At the bottom is additional text that reads H.A. Thomas & Wylie Lith. N.Y.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Lea & Perrins

Publisher: Lea and Perrins, Inc. (New York, N.Y.)

1885 (ca.)

14.6 x 9.8 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

Key term: Soups and Sauces

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Lea & Perrins' Sauce. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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