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Old washing machine

Antique Washer

*Man!!! Do I ever appreciate my Kenmore washer and dryer... this looks like way too much work for some clean underwear.

ADVICE TO A 1912 BRIDE Years ago a Kentucky grandmother gave a bride the following recipe for washing clothes (misspelled words and all) : Bild fire in back yard to heet kettle of rainwater. Set tubs so smoke won’t blow in eyes if wind is pert. Shave one hole cake lie soap in boilin water. Sort things, make three piles. 1 pile white. 1 pile cullord. 1 pile work britches and rags. To make starch stur flour in cold water to smooth then thin down with boilin water...

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Antique Washboards | Maine Antiques Festival

Major old washing machine

picture was taken in 1900, and shows a woman doing the wash in a wash tub with a scrub board

Old Picture of the Day: Woman with Wash Tub