Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

One Hundred Lucky Low-Cost-Prize Winning Recipes


The front cover begins at the top with the title "One Hundred Lucky Low-Cost-Prize Winning Recipes" written in white lettering against a blue band. Above the title there is a blue circle with a sack of flour in the center. At the bottom, "Town Crier Family Flour" is stated in black lettering against an orange background. The back cover is filled with nine testimonials all written in blue lettering and a heading at the top that states "More Proof...That Town Crier Is The Flour For All Your Baking" in blue and orange lettering. The inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize Town Crier Flour in them. All recipes entail a list of the ingredients needed plus detailed directions on how to prepare the dish written in blue lettering. Some of the foods listed are breads, desserts, muffins, dinner dishes, and fritters. The back end page contains a promotion for Town Crier Flour written in blue and orange lettering with the company name and address listed at the bottom. No page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Town Crier Flour

Publisher: Midland Flour Milling Co. (Kansas City, Mo.)

1910 (ca.)

21.9 x 14.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: One Hundred Lucky Low-Cost-Prize Winning Recipes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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