Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Treat Yourself Nicely From Carnation


The cover has red plates on a fuchsia tablecloth with six artificial daisy heads. The title is in black and white print on the dinner plate. The back cover is gold with the red Carnation trade mark below the company name and address. The yellow front end page has a table of contents with the company name and address at the bottom. The back end page has a color photograph of Lime and Pineapple Fruit Mold and Make Ahead Macaroni Frankfurter Bake with recipes on the opposite page. Targeted for children, an introduction is followed by nutritional information on each of the food groups and suggestions for eating healthy and exercising safely. Recipe headings include "treat yourself to snacks" (Shake-Up Snack Sauce, Quickie Ham Dip, Bacon and Cheese Sandwiches, Raisin Oatmeal Cookies and Five Minute Fudge), "treat yourself to fun" (Wrapped Up Pups and Salads On A Stick) and "treat your guests nicely" (Pizzaburgers, Pick Up Salads, Dunk It Yourself 1-2 Chocolate Fondue, Tropical Upside Down Salads and Makes-A-Meal Salad). There also are "treat the kitchen nicely hints" and suggestions to "treat your family nicely."

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

Publisher: Carnation Co. (Los Angeles, Calif.)


22 p.

21.4 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Treat Yourself Nicely From Carnation. 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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