Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Economy In Dressing Sensible Advice To Sensible Women


The front cover of the beige pamphlet features title text reading Economy In Dressing, Sensible Advice To Sensible Women, with half above and half below a red sketch of a woman holding cloth and standing by a table piled with hat boxes. A fabric dressing screen is in the background. The back cover features a sketch of a baby climbing out of a tin of Wells Richardson & Cos. Lactated Food. A machine-punched hole is in an upper corner of the covers. Inside pages include promotional text for Lactated Food (for infants, invalids), testimonials, household information, and more.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Lactated Foods

Publisher: Wells, Richardson and Co. (Burlington, Vt.)

1880 (ca.)

32 p.

12.7 x 8.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: Economy In Dressing Sensible Advice To Sensible Women. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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