ADVICE TO A 1912 BRIDE Years ago a Kentucky grandmother gave a bride the following recipe for washing clothes (misspelled words and all):1 Start a fire in back yard to heet kettle of rainwater. 2 Set tubs so smoke won’t blow in eyes if wind is pert.3 Shave one hole cake lie soap in boilin water. 4 Sort things, make three piles. 1 pile white, 1 pile cullord, 1 pile work britches and rags. cont... soap recipes, homemade laundry soap, cakes, home made soap, clotheslin, brides, vintage laundry photos, vintage kentucky, vintag wash
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Brooksville Main Street Scene 3 by ghs1922, via Flickr
Brooksville Main Street Scene 8 by ghs1922, via Flickr
by ghs1922, via Flickr Chamber of Commerce Director of the Chamber, George Reed, and wife, Bella, standing in front of the newly-landscaped Chamber office. St. Petersburg Times, Nov. 19, 1972 (h429).