Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Jenny Wren Ready-Mixed Flour

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The front panel features a drawn color illustration of a woman holding a box of Jenny Wren Ready-Mixed Flour. At the bottom, the phrase "Jenny Wren Recipes" is written in black lettering against a purple background. The back panel begins at the top with the phrases "a cake flour, a pancake flour, a biscuit flour, a pie crust, a flour for all quick breads and pastries." Towards the bottom, there is a package of Jenny Wren Ready-Mixed Flour with a purple box behind it. The inside panels are dedicated to various recipes, seven reasons why women like Jenny Wren, general instructions and procedures and steps to getting a Dodson Wren House. The recipes include Jenn Wren Griddle Cakes, Jenny Wren White Layer Cake, Jenny Wren Waffles, Jenny Wren Cup Cakes, Jenny Wren Meat Dumplings, and Jenny Wren Strawberry Shortcake. Each recipes entails the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. There are different drawn color illustrations throughout the inside pages of various prepared foods and bird houses. The "Seven reasons why women like Jenny Wren" include easier and quicker baking, more successful results, better flavor and better color, more uses, more economical, more helpful, and premium free. In the bottom right corner of the last fold, there directions stating to save your coupons in order to win a Dodson Wren House.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Marquette Litho. Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

Brand Name: Jenny Wren Flour

Publisher: Jenny Wren Co. (Lawrence, Kansas)


12.7 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Jenny Wren Ready-Mixed Flour. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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