Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Davis Gloucester Fish For Your Lenten Meals


The front panel begins at the top with the title "Davis Gloucester Fish For Your Lenten Meals" written in red lettering and to the left of the title, the logo of a hand holding a fish is stated. The rest of the front panel is dedicated to various products, recipes, prices, and illustrations. Some of the products include mackerel, fresh codfish, and fresh lobster plus a recipe for broiled mackerel locates towards the top left. In the bottom right corner, the company name and address are listed in black lettering and to the left, there is a drawn illustration of men in a sailboat out on the water. The back panel begins with the heading "Special Assortments of Davis Fish For Your Lenten Meals and Other Times as Well" and is followed by various products offered by Davis Fish. The products include winter salad assortment, thrift assortment, the seafood lovers' assortment, and Sunday supper assortment. There are also special offers and deals stated for certain products. There is also an attached typed letter written and signed by Frank E. Davis. At the bottom of the letter, there is a black and white illustration of the Frank E. Fish Co. factory.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Davis Gloucester Fish

Publisher: Frank E. Davis Fish Co. (Gloucester, Mass.)


29.8 x 45.7 cm


Language: English

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Citation: Davis Gloucester Fish For Your Lenten Meals. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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