Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

America's Favorite Jiffy Mixes Recipes

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The front cover has a blue line frame around it. There is a red banner at the top with America's Favorite in white lettering. At the bottom is a plate of two corn muffins, with one cut in half and buttered, on a white plate on a blue and white checked tablecloth. The white back cover has a color photograph of the book, "JIFFY" A family Tradition Mixing Business and Old-Fashioned Values by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, with information to buy it for $24.95. The URL for the company website is at the bottom. The front end page has the table of contents opposite a page with the company history and a picture of Mabel White Holmes, grandmother of the company's president, Howdy S. Holmes, who developed Jiffy's first baking mix product. The back end page has "How Fresh Is Your 'Jiffy' Product" with information to decipher the "Best If Used By" date on each package. Page 4 has the nutritional information followed by recipes for appetizers, muffins, biscuits, rolls, high altitude baking, brownies, cakes, cookies, donuts, sweet rolls, fry batter, main dishes, microwave cooking and camping. The last two pages have a list of the available line of "JIFFY" mixes and tour information. All inside pages are blue and red print. The original envelope addressed to Celia Malilwe, Michigan State University, Digital & Multimedia Center, 100 Library, East Lansing, MI 48824-1048 is included.

Donor: Chelsea Milling Company

Brand Name: Jiffy Mix

Publisher: Chelsea Milling Co. (Chelsea, Mich.)

1924 (ca.)

66 p.

13.3 x 21 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: America's Favorite Jiffy Mixes Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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