Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Story Of Carnation Quality


The wrap around cover has a drawing of cows in fields with large evergreens and mountains in the distance. The front has the title in green and red print on a cream background. The back has a large can of Carnation Milk with a pink carnation behind it on a cream background. "The Story of Carnation Quality" tells how "The women of American have learned the Carnation secret" with information on the history of Carnation, how Carnation Milk is made and the many uses and benefits of Carnation Milk. Recipes follow for bread, stew, soup, salad dressing, creamed vegetables, fish, chicken, sauces, cocoa, custards, pie, ice cream and fudge. At the bottom of each left page is "Carnation Milk" in red and white outlined lettering and "From Contented Cows" on left pages in red and white outlined lettering. There are no page numbers.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

Publisher: Carnation Milk Products Co. (Seattle, Wash. ; Ayulmer, Ont. ; Chicago, Ill.)

1925 (ca.)

17.8 x 12.4 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: The Story Of Carnation Quality. 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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