Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Medium Shells


The front panel begins at the top with the title "Medium Shells" written in white lettering against a green background. Above the title, there is a drawn colored illustration of the Creamette girl wearing a red bow. At the bottom, the red and white logo for The Creamette Brand is listed plus the phrase "New Recipes" is written in black lettering against a yellow background. The back panel is a plain white color with the return address for The Creamette Company in the top left corner. The inside panels begin with the heading "Good Cooks Start With The Green Box" and continue with paragraphs describing The Creamette Brand products. The rest of the inside panels are dedicated to various recipes that utilize Creamette Medium Shells in them. All recipes entail a list of all the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. Some of the recipes listed are Taco Shell Bake, Tossed Shell Salad, and Chicken Shell Salad.

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Donor: Wineberg, Susan

Brand Name: Creamette

Publisher: Creamette Co. (Minneapolis, Minn.)

1930 (ca.)

15.2 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Medium Shells. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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