Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Delicious Party Ideas From The Underwood Kitchen


The front cover features a photographic illustration of two crocks filled with ham spread and potato chips around the edge of the tray. The title "Delicious Party Ideas From The Underwood Kitchen" is written in black and red lettering at the top and bottom of the illustration. The back cover begins at the top with the question "Did you ever see a canned food as homemade as this" and continues with three separate pen and ink drawings depicting the steps to making Underwood Deviled Ham. Below, there are two containers of Underwood Deviled Ham followed by the company name and address written in black lettering. The inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize Underwood Deviled Ham in them. Some of the recipes stated include Chafing Dish Dip, Sizzling Snacks, Cowboy Corrals, Ham Rolls, and Hostess Scrambled Eggs. All recipe names are written in red lettering while the ingredients and directions are written in black lettering. There are five large photographic illustrations located throughout the inside pages of different prepared dishes.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Underwood Foods

Publisher: Wm. Underwood Co. (Watertown, Mass.)

1920 (ca.)

9 p.

15.2 x 11.4 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Delicious Party Ideas From The Underwood Kitchen. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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