Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Light As A Feather

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The front of the card features a color drawing of a young child in a sunbonnet flipping pancakes on an old wood-burning stove. In yellow text is the title, Light As A Feather. In a red circle to the right is white text reading Heckers' Buckwheat. A drawing of a blue and white pitcher appears in the lower left corner of the card. The back of the card features only text that reads You Can Tickle Your Palate and Weather-Strip Your Stomach with a Plate of Hecker's Buckwheat Cakes for Breakfast. Delicious and Appetizing - They Supply the Fuel Nature Demands These Winter Mornings. Nothing Equals the Genuine Hecker's Either in Flavor or Digestibility. Hecker-Jones-Jewell Milling Co., New York.

Donor: Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Endowment Fund

Brand Name: Hecker's

Publisher: Hecker-Jones-Jewell Milling Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1890 (ca.)

7.6 x 12.7 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

Key term: Flour

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Light As A Feather. 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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