Hampton Leaflets Volume 1-3

Hampton Leaflets Volume 1-3

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...then tread. To clean sweeping implements 1 Corn broom: wash in warm, soapy water, rinse and dry thoroughly; or rinse in kerosene water--I tablespoonful of kerosene to a gallon of water. 2 Dry mop: Soak one-half hour in ammonia water (3 tb. to 1 gallon), sop up and down, rinse in clear water, and dry. 3 Duster: Soak in cold water, wash in warm, soapy water, rinse in clear water, dry. 4 Always remove all refuse from broom and bruhes and shake dusters before putting away. Hang up brooms, or place with handle down. Who sweeps a room as for Thy laws, Makes that and the action fine. BEDROOM, DAILY CARE Bedclothing Spread on chairs before open window. Washstand 1 Remove slops and rinse chamber with cold water. 2 Rinse bowl, partly fill with hot, soapy water. 3 Wash toilet articles (with special cloth, ) as directed. 4 Wash bowl inside and outside. 5 Pour water into chamber. 6 Wash inside, outside, and cover, with another cloth. 7 Empty slop jar, wash inside, outside and cover, using same cloth as for chamber. 8 Fill pitcher, place in bowl with handle to right. 9 Place all articles on stand with precision. Bed 1 Turn mattress, place pad. 2 Put on undersheet, right side up, wide hem at top, allowing more at foot than at head. Tuck in all around. Corners neat. 3 Upper sheet wrong side up, with hem at top even with head board. Tuck in at foot. Loosen a little. 4 Blankets, open end at top, 16 inches from headboard. Tuck in at foot and at sides. 5 Put on spread, arrange neatly. Arrange pillows. General work 1 Brush up floor, going into corners and under furniture. 2 Empty dust pan and waste basket. 3 Dust. Put articles in place, and leave pictures straight on the walls. 4 Adjust shades, leave windows as directed. 5 Clean all implements...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 168g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236918592
  • 9781236918598