Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mapleine Dainties And How To Make Them [1930 c.a.]


The front cover features a drawn color illustration of a woman reading a cookbook while writing down information. There is a mixing bowl and spoon in front of her. The title "Mapleine Dainties and How to Make Them" is written in white and blue lettering above and below the illustration. The back cover contains three recipes including Mapleine Sea Foam, Baked Beans au Mapleine, and Sweet Potatoes Southern Style. All three recipes are written in blue lettering and entail the ingredients plus directions on how to prepare them. The front end page is made up of an introduction about Mapleine and "The Uses of Mapleine." The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that fall under the categories of syrup, cakes and frostings, pies, puddings and icing, bread and biscuits, candies, ice creams, sauces, gravies, and miscellaneous. All recipes entail a list of all the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish. Each recipe is written in blue lettering.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Crescent Mapleine

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

1930 (ca.)

16 p.

13 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Mapleine Dainties And How To Make Them [1930 c.a.]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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