Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

[Ask For Borden's Malted Milk]


The front of the trade card features a drawn color illustration of a farm view with six cattle crossing a bridge. On a rock in the lower left corner, the title "Ask For Borden's Malted Milk" is written in brown lettering. The back of the trade card begins at the top with the line "Ask for Borden's" and continues with a container of Borden's Malted Milk. Below, there are various phrases including "Concentrated Nourishment" and "The Food For Convalescents." At the bottom, the company name and address are listed in black lettering.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Borden's

Publisher: Borden Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1900 (ca.)

15.2 x 5.1 cm

Trade Cards

Language: English

Key term: Dairy

Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: [Ask For Borden's Malted Milk]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

illustration of king running with tray of tarts


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