The Attractively-arranged Table

Lunch or dinner may cause a little more trouble. The hostess should, how-over, only attempt what she can be sure of being able to serve properly. Where only one maid is kept the mistress should see that the table is properly and attractively arranged, and instruct her maid as to how she wants everything served … Read more

When Breakfast is Finished

The order of work after breakfast varies in every household, so no hard and fast rules can be set. If the maid finishes the meal before the family she will probably 6tart to wash her own things and the early morning crockery. She must not make herself dirty, as she may be needed in the … Read more


NO human being is perfect, nor anything created by mankind. One reads often enough that a certain machine has been perfected, but no machine has yet been found immune from certain technical imperfections. After such a statement regarding the perfection of a machine it is not uncommon to hear that some eminent scientist has bettered … Read more