Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Occupation Series: The Baker

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The front of the trade card features a drawn color illustration of a young girl in a white apron and red hat along with a boy in a white apron and chefs hat cooking in the kitchen with a brick oven in the background. The young girl is rolling dough while the boy is holding loafs of bread. The back of the trade card consists of different slots that the boy or girl cut outs can be placed in. At the bottom, the phrase "Save your lion heads for the valuable premiums which may be had in exchange for them" is written in black lettering.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Lion Coffee

Publisher: Woolson Spice Co., Manufacturers (Toledo, Ohio)

1900 (ca.)

11.4 x 14.0 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

Key term: Coffees

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Occupation Series: The Baker. 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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