Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Majestic Cook Book


The front cover of the book features text reading Majestic Cook Book Compiled By The Best Housekeeper In This Or Any Other Country, then in very small print, Also Some Good General Information For Housekeepers And Full Directions As To How To Manage The Plumbing In Your House. A black and white drawing of the Majestic trade mark (a steamship) fills approximately the top three-quarters of the cover. The back cover features two black and white drawings of Majestic stoves (both The Great Majestic). Inside pages include operating instructions for Majestic ranges, nearly full-page black and white drawings of more than a dozen Majestic ranges, testimonials, recipes, plus information about diseases of children, as well as maintaining the plumbing systems in a home.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Majestic Ranges

Publisher: Majestic Mfg., Co. (St. Louis, MO)

1899 (ca.)

94 p.

17.1 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Majestic Cook Book. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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