Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Tasty-Tested-Selected Cherry Recipes


The front panel begins at the top with the title "Tasty-Tested-Selected Cherry Recipes" and continues with a drawn colored illustration of a piece of cherry pie and cherry shortcake superimposed on a twig of cherries. Below, the company name and address are stated followed by a list of canned vegetables and fruits available for purchase. In the bottom left-hand corner there is a red heart with the words "Hart Brand Canned Foods" written in the center. The back panel contains four recipes including Cherry Bread Pudding, Cherry Cocktail, Deep-Dish Cherry Tapioca, and Cherry Charlotte Russe. There is a drawn illustration of a sundae with cherries located to the left of the third recipe. The inside panels are dedicated to various recipes that utilize canned cherries in them. All recipes entail a list of the ingredients needed plus directions on how to prepare the dish. Some of the recipes listed are Cherry Snow, Fruit Cup, Plain Pastry, and Cherry Pie. There are illustration of different prepared dishes located throughout the inside panels.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Author: Atwater, Ruth

Brand Name: Hart

Publisher: W. R. Roach and Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.; Hart, Mich.)

1930 (ca.)

21.6 x 9.5 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Atwater, Ruth. Tasty-Tested-Selected Cherry Recipes. 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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