Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Success In Seasoning [1935]


The goldenrod-colored cover of the pamphlet includes text that reads Success In Seasoning, plus a color drawing of two men in black tie attire and an elegant woman enjoying the wonderful aroma coming from a chafing pan. The back cover, also goldenrod, features a color drawing of Lea & Perrins sauce on a blue panel. The front end page has the note "Food will not soil this paper. Merely wipe it off with a damp cloth. This is the first cook book ever printed on specially prepared paper of this kind." The inside pages include recipes categorized by Appetizers; Soups; Fish and Sea Food; Meats and Entrees; Stuffings; Egg and Cheese Dishes; Tempting Sauces; Spaghetti and Rice; Savory Vegetables; Garnishes and Relishes; Salads and Salad Dressings; Sandwiches; Bridge Party and Sunday Night Supper Dishes. A two-page index is included at the back of the pamphlet. A few black and white photographs accompany the recipes.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Lea & Perrins

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


49 p.

18.1 x 14.9 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Success In Seasoning [1935]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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