Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Arm & Hammer Soda Hand Book Of Valuable Information


The front cover of the pamphlet features black text reading Arm & Hammer Soda, Trade Mark Registered, Hand Book Of Valuable Information, 42nd Edition Of One Million Each, Copyrighted 1904 by Church & Dwight Co., New York. A circular, color logo for Church & Co's Soda, with an arm holding a hammer inside a red circle. The back cover features a color drawing of an Arm & Hammer, Church & Co's Soda box, with text below reading The Above Is A Copy Of Our Package Which Is Fully Protected In United States Patent Office. There is a machine-punched hole in the covers, with a string attached to the publication. The inside covers and pages include promotional text, a perpetual calendar, time tables for cooking, interest tables, palmistry (fortune telling), scents for rooms, facts for housekeepers, matrimonial weather chart, care for jewelry, and many more including first aid advice. There are black and white drawings appear.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Arm and Hammer Baking Soda

Publisher: Church and Dwight Co. (New York, N.Y.)


32 p.

14.6 x 9.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Arm & Hammer Soda Hand Book Of Valuable Information. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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