Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Ideas For Home-makers [1980 c.a.]


The front panel features a color illustration of hands cutting a serving of Pineapple Upside-Down Cake. The title "Ideas For Home-makers" is written in white lettering against a pink background. At the bottom, the phrase the golden touch is listed followed by a paragraph written and signed by Patricia Collier. The back panel contains five Dole cans of pineapple above a Dole Pineapple. Below, there is a promotion for Dole Pineapple plus a signature from Patricia Collier. At the bottom, the company name and address are stated. The inside panels are dedicated to various recipes that utilize Dole Pineapple in them. The categories that the recipes fall under are pies, cakes, salads, meat combinations, sherberts, and preserves. Each dish includes the ingredients necessary for preparation along with a paragraph filled with step by step directions. There are black and white drawn illustrations throughout the inside panels.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Collier, Patricia

Brand Name: Dole

Publisher: Hawaiin Pineapple Co. (Honolulu, Hawaii)

1980 (ca.)

12.7 x 9.8 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Collier, Patricia. Ideas For Home-makers [1980 c.a.]. 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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