Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Nesco Instructions And Recipes For Carefree Cooking


The front cover has a bright aqua background with NESCO in black letters on a white background and Instructions And Recipes For Carefree Cooking in white lettering on a splotch of black. Three white blocks have black-and-white drawings of the Fryryte electric frying pan, the Cookryte electric sauce pan, and the Tearyte. The lower right has "You are always RYTE . . . with NESCO" in black print above Price 25ยข. The back cover has a lighter aqua background with a black-and-white drawing of a housewife to the left of "Nancy Nesco Recommends These Helpers for Happy Homemaking." On the right and bottom of the page are black-and-white drawings of the Nesco Automatic Electric Round Cookryte, the Nesco Automatic Electric Oval Cookryte, the Nesco Automatic Electic Roastryte and the Nesco Automatic Electric Deep Fryer (which deep fries "Husband-Approved" dishes). At the bottom is "You are always RYTE . . . with NESCO" above the company name and address. The front end page has the Nesco Guarantee in a deco border. The back end page has "Instant" Beverages with recipes for teas, coffees and cocoa using the Nesco Tearyte. There is one page devoted to each of the three Nesco products with black-and-white drawings, descriptions and features. There is a two-page Time and Temperature Chart for the New Nesco Fryryte and a list of authorized Nesco service stations under "Accidents can Happen." There are two pages of recipes surrounded by drawings. There are no page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: NESCO Electric Cooking Products

Publisher: Nesco (Jacksonville, Ill.)


21.6 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Nesco Instructions And Recipes For Carefree Cooking. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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