Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Stoves Offer You A Real Source Of...Profit


The front cover begins at the top with the title "Stoves offer you a real source of...profit" written in black and gold lettering. Underneath, there are two logos for the National Stoves, Ranges, Furnaces, etc. on each side of the catalogue number, company name and address. The back cover features a black and white sketch of the company plant. Below the illustration, the phrase "The home where National Stoves, Ranges and Furnaces are made" is stated in black lettering. At the bottom, the company name and address is listed along with the other branches location. The front end page depicts a "Artisan National" equipped with cabinet base. The following inside pages are filled with various models of National Stoves, Ranges and Furnaces products. Some of the models include Artistic, Artisan, Admiral, National, Real, Moro, Newart, Kitchenette, Hardy, Hotel, Cafe, Factor, Maple, Regular, Noxall, Ray, Rancher, Guide, Master, Dandy, Comet, Fireplace, Alert, Solid, Woodola, Oakland, Dash, Pilot, Worthy, and Spark. All models entail a drawn illustration along with a description and key features. The back end page consists of "National Warm Air Furnaces and Room Heaters." There are three different models shown and explained. At the bottom there is a statement saying "If interested, write for catalogue."

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: National Stoves, Ranges, Furnaces, etc.

Publisher: Excelsior Manf'G Co. (St.Louis, Mo.)


40 p.

27.3 x 21.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Stoves Offer You A Real Source Of...Profit. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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