Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The Adventures Of Flap-Jack Jack


The front cover features a drawn colored illustration of a brown bear holding a large circle containing an illustration of a man cooking over a fire. In the bottom right hand corner, there is an illustration of a Native American with a knife in his mouth and a gun in his right hand. The back cover contains an illustration of a Native American holding a box of Albers in each hand and two boxes by his feet. In the center, there is the same circle from the front cover with the man cooking over a fire. At the bottom, the phrase "Look for the miner" is written in blue and white lettering. The front end page begins at the top with the copyright information and continues with a list of all the cereals and flours made by the Albers Bros. Milling Co. The inside pages are dedicated to a story about Flapjack Jack sharing his cakes with the Native Americans. There are drawn color illustrations on each page to go along with the story. The back end page is titled "To The Young Folks' Mothers" and consists of various dishes that children love. No page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Albers

Publisher: Albers Bros. Milling Co. (Seattle; Tacoma; Portland; Oakland; San Francisco; Los Angeles)


16.5 x 12.7 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: The Adventures Of Flap-Jack Jack. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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