Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Wonder Shredder Recipes [1931]


The front cover features a water color illustration of peaches, apples, bananas, grapes, pineapples, and other fruits. Towards the top of the illustration, the title "Wonder Shredder Recipes" is written in purple lettering inside of an orange box. The back cover is a rust color with three rectangles in the center and the letters "DP" written on top of them in orange lettering. The inside pages begin with a title page that includes a black and white illustration and a foreword located on the following page. The rest of the inside pages are dedicated to various recipes that fall under the categories of breads, desserts, fillings, spreads, puddings, salads, soups, and vegetables. All recipes entail a list of the ingredients needed followed by directions on how to prepare the dish. Pages twenty six through twenty nine are titled "Helpful Hints and Suggestions" and contain information about the shredder and its uses. The last inside pages features the table of contents for this pamphlet.

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Donor: Wineberg, Susan

Brand Name: Dixon-Prosser Wonder Shredder

Publisher: Dixon-Prosser, Inc. (Seattle, Wash.)


32 p.

19.7 x 13.7 cm


Language: English

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


Citation: Wonder Shredder Recipes [1931]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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