Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

National Bread In One Hundred Dainty Dishes


The front cover features red eagles in the corners of a green frame that outlines the title "National Bread In One Hundred Dainty Dishes" and an illustration of a woman slicing a loaf of National Bread while wearing a red, white and blue apron. Behind the woman, there is a window that shows cows in a pasture. At the bottom, the company name is stated in blue lettering. The back cover contains the brand National Brand with a red eagle. Below, there is a blue outlines rectangle that contains the phrase "The Quality Bread Made With Milk" written in blue lettering. The front end page is made up of a list of some dishes National Bread will make including canapes, fish dishes, puddings, and ice cream. The inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that utilize National Bread in them. All recipes are written in blue lettering and entail directions on how to prepare the dish. At the centerfold there are facts about National Bread along with an illustration of a loaf of National Bread. There are also drawn colored illustrations located throughout the inside pages of various prepared dishes. The back end page is titled "National Bread Hints" and contains several hints written in blue lettering with the company name stated at the bottom. No page numbers.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Nabisco

Publisher: National Biscuit Co. (Amsterdam, N.Y.)


17.1 x 13.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is in the public domain.


Citation: National Bread In One Hundred Dainty Dishes. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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