Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Economy In Preserving Fruits, Etc.


The front panel begins at the top with the brand "American Preserving Powder" and continues with the heading "Notice." Following the heading, there are a couple of paragraphs describing the invention of Preserving Powder plus the company name L.P. Worrall, Proprietor. The back panel is written in paragraph form and describes preservation for a few of items such as vinegar pickles, tomatoes, and cider. At the bottom, the company name and address are listed. The inside panels begin with the title "Economy in Preserving Fruits, etc" along with the brand name and copyright information. The rest of the inside panels are dedicated to various informational paragraphs explaining the preservation of fruits and vegetables, cost of jars, and quantity of sugar. All writing is written in black lettering.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: American Fruit Preserving Powder

Publisher: L.P. Worrall, Proprietor (New York)


14.3 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Economy In Preserving Fruits, Etc. . The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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