Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Taming Of The Wild


The front cover of the pamphlet features text that reads The Taming Of The Wild Recipes With Post Grape-Nuts. The beige stock includes a modern drawing in orange, green and brown, with a turkey in the upper left, a fish in the upper right, and a sun smiling over a natural environment that includes a farm field, trees, and a deer. The back of the pamphlet is plain. The inside front cover features a note from Euell Gibbons promoting Post Grape-Nuts and some of his books. Also stated is that the recipes that follow were developed and tested by General Foods Kitchens. Recipes are categorized by: Fruit Capers; Lush Vegetables; Fish and Game; and Nuts 'n Sweets. Each section heading is accompanied by an orange and brown drawing. At the bottom of the inside back cover is a General Foods logo and the text General Foods Corporation, White Plains, N.Y. 10625 (Form) 2991 PTD. in U.S.A.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Post Cereal

Publisher: General Foods Corp. (White Plains, N.Y.)

1991 (ca.)

12 p.

14.0 x 19.1 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: The Taming Of The Wild. 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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