Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Enjoying Your Admiral Electric Range

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The front cover features the title "Enjoying Your Admiral Electric Range" in black lettering against an orange background. Below the title, there is a pen and ink sketch of a woman holding a steaming roasting pan. She is wearing an apron along with high heeled shoes. At the bottom, the phrase "Owner's guide and warranty" is written in black lettering followed by the Admiral logo. The back cover begins at the top with the Admiral logo and is continues with a listing of various Admiral items available including refrigerators, freezers, electric ranges, dishwashers, radios and televisions. Underneath, the company and address are listed along with the printing information. In the lower right corner, the numbers 36000-1 are stated. The front end page consists of a table of contents and a few lines explaining why the Admiral electric range is perfect for cooking. Pages six and seven are filled with "Frozen Vegetable Charts." These charts list various vegetables along with the amount and the cooking time for each. pages fifteen through seventeen care filled with a "Roasting Chart," 'Broiling Chart" and "Baking Chart." These charts include different food groups, temperatures, positions and the cooking time. Throughout the inside pages, there are directions for such things as oven cooking and cleaning one's appliance. The last page features a warranty statement for all consumers and any optional range accessories.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Admiral

Publisher: Home Economics Department, Admiral Corp. (Chicago, Ill.)

1950 (ca.)

18 p.

22.9 x 15.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Enjoying Your Admiral Electric Range. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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