Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Cow Brand Soda Cook Book And Facts Worth Knowing


The front cover features a drawn color illustration of a steer breaking through paper. The title, "Cow Brand Soda Cook Book and Facts Worth Knowing," is written in red and black lettering against a light blue background. At the bottom, the phrase "Established half a century" is stated in black lettering. The back cover contains a package of Dwight's Super Carb Soda consisting of the colors white and gold. The front end page entails a perpetual calendar listing the years 1905 through 1916. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that use Cow Brand Soda in them. The categories the recipes fall under are soups, breads, rolls, muffins, puddings, pudding sauces, pies, desserts, cakes, cookies, snaps, candies, frostings, and miscellaneous dishes. Each recipe includes the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. There are different charts for weights and measurements that can be found in the back of the pamphlet. The back end page is filled with "Rules for Computing Interest" and gives examples for 12 different per cents.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Cow Brand Soda

Publisher: Church and Dwight Co. (New York, N.Y.)


32 p.

14.6 x 9.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Cow Brand Soda Cook Book And Facts Worth Knowing. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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