Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Wesson Oil For Salads


The front panel features beige text reading Wesson Oil For Salads, with a brown background and a red, orange, green a white drawing of a tomato salad, a small lamp and a holiday wreath. Near the bottom of the panel is a white, rectangular box with the name of the store, We Sell It E.E. Gray Co. The back panel features text reading Wholesome & Delicious Cooking With Wesson Oil, with a similar color combination (and wreath) as the front. The green, brown and white drawing on the back features a plate of cookies, plus a Wesson Oil can. The inside panels include promotional text for the product, plus recipes for Waldorf Salad, French Dressing, One Minute Mayonnaise, and Pie Crust, accompanied by two black and white drawings. Text at the bottom of two-panel spread is text reading United Profit Sharing Coupons (with their logo) Good For Valuable Presents Now Given With Wesson Oil.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Wesson Oil

Publisher: Southern Cotton Oil Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1955 (ca.)

15.2 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Wesson Oil For Salads. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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