Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Canning Helps By Hazel-Atlas


The front cover of this pamphlet includes color drawings of portions of four Atlas canning jars, with mouths facing toward each other. Text reading Canning Helps is on a green background panel, with additional text (By Hazel-Atlas) in the space between two jars. The back cover is headlined Home Freezing In Atlas Jars, with a green band behind the text. Canning recommendations (important things to remember) and promotional text (packages of Atlas lids, bands and caps) fill much of the back cover, including six reasons why Glass Jars Provide A Perfect Package. Black and white product photographs accompany text on the back cover. The inside front cover includes black and white drawings of second different types of Atlas Fruit Jars, with accompanying descriptive text. Inside pages include directions about the use of Atlas jars and related products, fruit and soup recipes, plus timetables for processing. Also, the center spread includes gummed labels for use in canning. There are no page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Atlas Jars

Publisher: Hazel-Atlas Glass Co. (Wheeling, W. Va.)

1910 (ca.)

15.2 x 10.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Canning Helps By Hazel-Atlas. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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