Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Malleable Cook Book


The front cover and back cover are exactly the same. Both consist of the title "The Malleable Cook Book" a the top written in white lettering followed by a drawn illustration of a man and woman working on a range. The woman has a coal bucket and the man is yielding a sledge hammer. Below the illustration it states "Issued by: The Malleable Steel Range Mfg. Co. South Ben, Ind." The inside pages begin with a title page and continue with pages that entail drawn illustrations of various ranges followed by a description page describing the product. After the description pages, there are pages filled with various recipes for such foods as eggs, fish, breads, salads and pies.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Parsons, Catharine E.

Brand Name: Malleable Steel Range

Publisher: Malleable Steel Range MFG. Co. (South Bend, Ind.)

1900 (ca.)

80 p.

15.9 x 13.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Parsons, Catharine E.. The Malleable Cook Book. 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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