Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mirro Cooky And Pastry Recipes


This pamphlet was included with the purchase of the Mirro Cooky Press. The fuchsia wraparound cover has a color drawing of a cookie sheet with several different cookies and pastries on the left with the title in white on the right below a line drawing of a cookie press. The back cover has the same illustration with Mirro The Finest Aluminum in white on the right below a line drawing of a cookie press. The front end page has an illustration of the cookie press to the left of "Fancy Cookies and Pastries Are Easy," followed by eight illustrated steps to using the Mirro press. Instructions on cleaning and preparation, including four "Do Not Do These" suggestions, precede recipes for tortes, cream puffs, eclairs, lady fingers and 22 kinds of cookies. There are also tips for tinting dough and decorating cookies on the back end page. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Mirro

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

1950 (ca.)

7.3 x 22.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Mirro Cooky And Pastry Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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