Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Facts About Your Admiral Electric Range


The front cover features a drawn color illustration of a hand holding a cooked meat shish kebob on a rotisserie skewer. In the top right corner, the title "Facts About Your Admiral Electric Range" is written in white lettering against a black background. The back cover is a plain green color consisting of only the company name, address and printing information in black lettering at the bottom. The front end page contains a letter written by the Home Economic Department of the Admiral Corporation congratulating the consumer about their purchase and states a brief summary about the guide book. Below the letter, there is a black and white photograph of a woman standing in front of a refrigerator in a kitchen that is also consisting of a sink, stove and multiple cabinets. The following inside pages begin with a table of contents and continue with various headings such as Before Using Your Range, Dial-Temp Unit and Control, For Best Cooking Results, Deep Well Cooker, Oven Information, Baking In Your Admiral Oven and Broiling In Your Admiral Oven. All of these headings are followed by detailed instructions along with photographs that depict the steps during the process. On page twenty eight, there is a Roasting Chart that consists of various meats, weight, oven temp., internal temp., minuter per LB., and total time. The recipes begin on page forty two and end on page seventy eight. Some of the main dishes include Frying or Braising Meats, Surface Meals, Sauces, Candy, Cake Frosting's, Yeast Breads, Desserts and Pies. A Rotary Roaster is featured on page eighty two entailing a brief paragraph explaining the product along with a picture to go along with it. The back end page begins at the top with the word Admiral and continues with a few paragraphs describing the Warranty of the Admiral Electric Range.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Admiral

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


82 p.

20.3 x 15.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Facts About 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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