Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Pet Milk


The front and back covers are gray with a thin gold frame. The front has Pet Milk in white letters outlined in gold and navy blue. There is a large drawing of a can of Pet Milk in white, gold and navy. In navy lettering is: Manufactured By The Originators Of Evaporated Milk. HELVETIA MILK CONDENSING CO. Highland, Ill. There is a faint stamp with New York Office with partial address at the top. The back cover has a list of the Pet plant locations in outlined block navy letters: Highland, Ill., Greenville, Ill., Delta, Ohio, Wellsboro, Pa., Westfield, Pa., Hudson, Mich., Mulvane, Kan., New Glarus, Wis., and Main Office in HIGHLAND, ILL. The front end page has SOLVES THE MILK QUESTION in navy outlined block letters with a double fine navy border. There is a line drawing. Page 1 describes what Pet Evaporated Milk is and Page 3 gives the Origin of Evaporated Milk. Page 3 shows various uses for Pet Milk: For General Use, As A Beverage and How To Whip Successfully. Following 11 pages of recipes are two pages For Infant Feeding including a chart on how much to feed and how often. The back end page has THE STANDARD FOR QUALITY in navy outlined block letters with a double fine navy border. There is a line drawing.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Pet Milk

Publisher: Pet Inc. (St. Louis, Mo.)

1965 (ca.)

16 p.

16 x 9 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Pet Milk. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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