Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Armour's Rolled White Oats


The front cover is a die-cut yellow box featuring a color illustration of a pixie holding a stalk of wheat in his left hand. The title "Armour's Rolled White Oats" is written in white and blue lettering above and below the illustration. At the bottom, the company name and address is listed. The back cover is the same as the front cover. The front end page is titled 'Armour's Oats Can Be Cooked In Ten To Fifteen Minutes" and entails a promotion for Armour's Oats. The following inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that use Armour's Oats in them. The recipes fall under the main categories of porridge and mush, soups, breads, batters and dough, escalloped dishes and croquettes, cookies, tarts and wafers, puddings, meat dishes, confections, and food for the sick. Each recipe contains a list of ingredients plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. The table of contents is on page 16. The back end page has a box of Armour's Oats and a few lines describing the product in blue lettering.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Armour's Cereals

Publisher: Armour Grain Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

1920 (ca.)

16 p.

11.7 x 6.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Armour's Rolled White Oats. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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