Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mr. Ham Goes To Town


The front cover features a drawn colored illustration of Mr. Ham with the title "Mr. Ham Goes To Town" written in black lettering above the illustration against a yellow background. The back cover contains ten packages of Morrell products. The inside pages begin with a portrait and and "about me" about Caroline B. King. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various Morrell products and recipes that go along with them. Some of the products listed are Morrell E-Z-Cut Ham, Canned Morrell E-Z-Cut Ham for quick hospitality, Morrell Pride Tender Ham, Morrell Roly-Poly Picnic, Morrell Pride Boneless and Morrell Pride Ham (regular), and Morrell Hams in Canapes and Sturdy Lunches. All products entail illustrations of prepared dishes.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Printer: Ketterlinus (Philadelphia, Pa. ; Chicago, Ill.)

Brand Name: Morrell's

Publisher: John Morrell and Co. (Ottumwa, Iowa)


14 p.

16.5 x 12.1 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Mr. Ham Goes To Town. 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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