Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Adolescent Girl Her Book

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The front cover of the pamphlet has a yellow background, with text that reads The Adolescent Girl Her Book. Included on the cover is a color drawing of a smiling girl holding a tennis racket, over a light orange background. The yellow back cover is blank. There is no table of contents, but sections of the pamphlet address: The Mother's Problem; Beauty And Health For The Girl In Her Teens; The Girl Who Is Popular; A Healthy Body; An Interesting Mind; The Care Of The Hair And Skin; Sweets; What To Eat And When To Eat It; and The Importance Of Eagle Brand. A few recipes for sweets are included, as is a height and weight table for girls.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Borden's

Publisher: Borden Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1925 (ca.)

16 p.

16.8 x 10.8 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: The Adolescent Girl Her Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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