Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Carnation Instant Calorie Counter


This red and white moveable 4" wheel shows calories and promotes Carnation Instant Dry Milk, which has fewer calories than whole milk. Instructions are listed on the front in red and black with a border of red asterisks. Below are calorie values for Main Dishes, Vegetables and Fruit. On the back are values for Dairy Products, Soups, Eggs, Breads, Cereals and Cereal Products, Miscellaneous (French dressing, mayonnaise, margarine and butter) and Carnation products followed by "Cut calories in half!" which promotes the use of Carnation Instant Nonfat Dry Milk for fewer calories and equal nutrition as whole milk.The front of the wheel is red with white numbers and the back has a picture of a box of Carnation Instant Nonfat Dry Milk.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Carnation Milk

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


11.0 x 10.5 cm

Moveable Advertising Cards

Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Carnation Instant Calorie Counter. 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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