Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Secret Of The Vapo-Seal


The front of this tri-fold leaflet has the title in white on a black background framed in red and white with red and blue circles around drawings of the Vapo-Seal above and below the title. An outer ornate blue and tan background is framed in white, tan and blue. The back pan has brown, orange and gold Seal of Cooking Authority. Below a thin blue horizontal line is the dealer Hogie & Lee, Hayti, S. Dak. The first opened panel describes the "New MIRRO Vapo-Seal Utensils For Waterless Cooking" with a black-and-white drawing of the Vapo-Seal in a deco blue and white frame. The next panels describe the Mirro Cooker with a color drawing of prepared foods beside the cooker and a black-and-white drawing of the cooker. Opened, each of the four panels promote a Mirro Vapo-Seal utensil: Dutch Oven, Covered Skillet, Covered Pans and Triplicate Pans. Each has a color drawing of prepared foods with the utensil framed in deco blue and white frame.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Bert L. White Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

Brand Name: Mirro

Publisher: Aluminum Goods Mfg. Co. (Manitowoc, Wis.)

1929 (ca.)

8.9 x 11.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: The Secret Of The Vapo-Seal. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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