Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Mapleine Cook Book


The wraparound cover of this bound, softcover pamphlet is brown, with the back cover left blank. The front cover includes a blue crescent with the title, The Mapleine Cook Book in brown text, surrounded by the crescent. Double blue lines enclose the crescent and title text, plus in a separate rectangle below, more text, Compliments Of Crescent Manufacturing Company, Seattle, Washington. The title page notes that the recipes included were selected from a large number submitted by housewives of the United States and Canada. A few black and white drawings accompany the recipes. The recipes cover breads, dumplings, and hot cakes; pies; frostings and fillings; cakes; cookies; sandwiches; sauces; desserts and frozen dainties; beverages, and candies. the lost page is for memoranda Mapleine recipes.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Crescent Mapleine

Publisher: Crescent Manufacturing Co. (Seattle, Wash.)

1915 (ca.)

80 p.

20.3 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


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

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