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...

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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A share: I am not sure many of us want a clothes line, but many of us have trellis' or arbors and these insulators are a cute idea. A great way to display a collection looking back to how they were originally used...on a telephone pole.

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