Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Fisher's Bland Brand Sour Milk Recipes


The cover of the pamphlet features white text that reads Fisher's Blend Brand, over a red bull's eye. The general background of the cover is a light red, on which the logo for Fisher Flouring Mills Company appears, as well as red text reading Sour Milk Recipes. The black and white drawing of a Fisher's chef has him pouring flour into a bowl. The back cover is white, with a double blue line around text that opens Housewives Please Note, beneath which is promotional text touting the quality of Fisher's complete line of wheat flour. The company logo is on the back panel as well. The inside pages begin with promotional text about Fisher's products and the recipes included in the pamphlet. A different drawing of the chef with a bag of Fisher's Blend Brand Flour is on the inside front cover. Recipes fill most other pages, categorized according to Hot Breads; Miscellaneous; Small Cakes and Cookies; Cakes; and Puddings and Miscellaneous Desserts. There are no page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Fisher Flour

Publisher: Fisher Flouring Mills Co. (Seattle, Wash.)

1924 (ca.)

21.6 x 14.9 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Fisher's Bland Brand Sour Milk Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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