Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Cudahy Packing Co.


Both the front and back of the single-fold trade card are on grey stock, with text on the front reading The Cudahy Packing Co., Omaha, Neb., Packers Of Rex Brand Meats, with a black and white drawing on the left of two buckets of Special Brand Leaf Lard, below which is text reading Kettle Rendered. On the back of the card there is a black and white drawing of a packaged ham, labeled Rex Brand Ham, Omaha, The Cudahy Packing Co. Additional text on the back reads Ask For Rex Brand, Hams And Bacons. The inside panels of the card offer promotional text for Special Brand Leaf Lard.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Rex Brand

Publisher: Cudahy Packing Co. (Omaha, Neb.)

1920 (ca.)

7.9 x 10.2 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: The Cudahy Packing Co.. 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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