Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Cooking Made Easy By Proctor - Silex

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The front cover begins at the top with the title "Cooking made easy by Proctor - Silex" written in white and black lettering against a green outlined box. Underneath, the phrases "Every recipe tested for you" and "Proctor - Silex 2-Speed Blender" are written in black lettering. At the bottom, there are green sketches of various foods such as carrots, fish, shrimp and cupcakes. The back cover features the company name and address in the center of the page and green sketches of various foods at the bottom. The front end page entails a few lines describing "Your Proctor - Silex Cook Book" and is outlined by green sketches of different foods including mushrooms, fish, pumpkin and carrots. The following inside pages contain the table of contents, blender features, blender care hints, blender suggestions, blender operation, blender performance, a chart filled with directions for chopping, and hints for better blending. On pages eight through twenty seven, there are various recipes for such subjects as soups, desserts, dips & spreads, sauces, good eating entrees, vegetable dishes, pureed & baby foods, salads & salad dressings, beverages and around the world with your blender. Page twenty eight has the word "Notes" written in green lettering followed by a blank page so the owner of the cook book can write down any notes he or she may need.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Proctor-Silex

Publisher: SCM Proctor-Silex Corp. (Philadelphia, Pa.)

1990 (ca.)

28 p.

21.6 x 13.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Cooking Made Easy By Proctor - Silex. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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