Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

How To Make Fancy Cookies - Recipes From The Mirro Test Kitchen


This two-fold blue and cream leaflet was included in the box with the Mirro Cooky Press. The front panel has a drawing of a plate of cookies on a blue and white diagonally striped background. The title is in cream lettering on a dark blue vertical band. Inside are instructions on "How To Operate New Mirro Cooky Press" and a drawing. At the bottom is the warning, "Do not grease cooky sheets." Inside are "Important" lists of "What to do" and "What not to do" preceding recipes for Velvet Cookies, Brown Sugar Spritz, Peanut Butter Cookies, Molasses Spice Cookies, Spritz Cookies and Lemon Crisps. The back panel has recipes for Sour Cream Cookies and Chocolate Bars.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Mirro

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

1950 (ca.)

15.2 x 21.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: How To Make Fancy Cookies - Recipes From The Mirro Test Kitchen. 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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