Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

You And Your Contented Baby


The light blue front cover has a large color photograph of a mother caressing her baby. The title is at the top in black. The back is blue with a white block center left with three carnations. The front end page has three red carnations above a Foreword by John Van Dolah, M.D., PH.D, Director, Nutritional Research, Carnation Company. The back end page is a promotion for Carnation Evaporated Milk for baby formula with a drawing of a doctor talking to a woman. At the bottom is information on two ways to use Carnation for formula: Carnation Evaporated Milk Formula and New Carnalac Prepared Infant Formula. There is information on Prenatal Care (General Hygiene, Diet During Pregnancy, Onset of Labor), Your contented Baby (Preparing for Parenthood, Baby needs...Equipment, Naming Your Baby, After the Baby Arrives), Feeding the Baby (Breast Feeding and Bottle Feeding, When to Feed the Baby, Formula Preparation, Other Foods, Bottle to Cup Feeding), Bathing the Baby and Your Baby's First Year. There are numerous black-and-white photographs throughout by Constance Bannister.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

Publisher: Carnation Co. (Los Angeles, Calif.)


32 p.

22.9 x 15.2 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: You And Your Contented Baby. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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