Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Art Of Home Baking With Soft Wheat Flour

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The front cover features a drawn color illustration of kitchen utensils, loaves of bread, cupcakes, rolls, cakes and cookies. At the top, the title "The Art Of Home Baking With Soft Wheat Flour" is written in black lettering. At the bottom, the phrase "Sixty Choice Recipes" is written in white lettering against a black background. The back cover begins at the top with the publisher information followed by the brand name. There are white wheat stalks drawn on tan inverted V's on both sides of the cover. The inside pages begin with an informational page titled "Soft Wheat Flour is the invariable choice of the discriminating housewife" and continues with an index page for all the recipes. Page three entails a "Table of Measures and Abbreviations" which includes all baking utensils required. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes including breads, rolls, muffins, cakes, frostings, pastries, and cookies. All recipes consists of all the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Golden Sheaf Flour

Publisher: Ross H. Rohrer (Quarryville, Penna.)


31 p.

19.4 x 13.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: The Art Of Home Baking With Soft Wheat Flour. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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