Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Starting Right - Hecker's Cream Farina

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The front panel of the three-fold leaflet features white, yellow and red text that reads Starting Right - Hecker's Cream Farina, The Ideal Breakfast Cereal. The top half of the panel has a color drawing of a maid serving a little boy, a little girl and a baby servings of Hecker's Cream Farina. The back panel features a red and yellow drawing of a Hecker's Farina box on a black bullseye. Promotional text is followed by The Hecker Cereal Company, Distributors, New York City, Hecker's Cream Farina. In addition to promotional text, the inside panels include eight recipes using Hecker's Cream Farina. Small black and white drawings accompany each recipe.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Hecker's

Publisher: Hecker Cereal Co. (New York City, N.Y.)

1910 (ca.)

15.2 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Starting Right - Hecker's Cream Farina. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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