Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mapleine Dainties And How To Make Them [1925 c.a.]


The front cover features a drawn illustration of a Crescent Mapleine bottle, pitcher, cheese plate, and two plates of dainties. Above the illustration, the title "Mapleine Dainties and How to Make Them" is written in black lettering against a gray background. The back cover begins at the top with the brand name "Mapleine" and continues with the phrase "Cost is so small it scarce costs at all and everybody'd buy it if everybody'd try it" written in black lettering. At the bottom, the company name and address is listed. The inside pages begin with a table of contents for such groups as beans, breads, cakes, candies, ice creams, sauces, and puddings. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize Mapleine in them. All recipes entail a list of all the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. Some recipes listed include Cream Sauce, Mapleine Float, Whipped Cream, Uncooked Candy, Caramel Custard, Cake Filling, and Mapleine Marble Cake.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Crescent Mapleine

Publisher: Crescent Manufacturing Co. (Seattle, Wash.)

1925 (ca.)

16 p.

13 x 8.3 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Mapleine Dainties And How To Make Them [1925 c.a.]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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