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Domestic Affairs [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Domestic Affairs Edited by Mrs . -Bertha Oaswell Norton . Words I cannot tell what I would tell thee , What I would say , what thou shouldst hear ; Words of the soul that should compel thee , Words of the -heart to draw thee near . For when thou - smllest , thou , who flllest My life with joy , and I would speak , Els then my lips and tongue are stillest , Knowing all language ls too weak . Look in my eyes ; read there confession : The truest love has least of art ; Kor needs It words for Its expression When soul speaks soul and heart speaks heart . —Madison Cawein , in Frank Leslie s Popular Monthly .
The Doll and the Girl ' s Develop ment [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
The Doll and the Girl s Develop ment . .: By M . B . F . M OTHERS soon realize how much a doll will help in developing womanly qualities in a little girl . Not only the love and care-taking that spring from the embryo motherhood , but the practical ; thought and handiwork necessary in furnishing a wardrobe and kaeping it in order . . ¦ ¦ . *¦ .,: With a little wise direction , taste , neatness in sewing , and judgment in regard to proper dress will be called into play and strengthened for future use in larger ways . Recently a little girl of ten was showing me her big doll and its clothes . Mamma helps me a little in cutting out the dresses , but I do all the sewing myself , she explained . There were print work dresses and aprons , and the neatest little wrappers , • made from solid-colored dark-red print . And there were white aprons to be worn with these . I agreed with the artistic little woman who said she thought her doll looked the best of all in these . A yard of narrow lace...
Evils of Over-Education [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Evils of Over-Education IF your boy s tastes are not scholarly you make him miserable trying to force a love for learning , writes Mrs . Lew Wallace in the Ladies Home Journal . He will go through the books , and the books will go through him ; there is no assimilation . After all , what are our children being educated for ? The boys are to be bread--winners . They must hurry through and hustle for a living . The girls —let us believe it—are the future homemakers . The word helpmeet Is obsoleteleft behind with the woman who made Eden Paradise . Constantly the question is being brought up , Shall this aad that be added to our public schools ? But who asks , Can the scholars endure any more ? They have no protests nor petition ; they must stand like human vessels ready to be filled to the brim with mixtures of facts . I plead for a childhood of the soul as well as of the body , for the free air , the blessed sunshine , the moderate task ended at the schoolhouse . This night young head...
A Corn Kitchen in Paris [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
A Corn Kitchen in Paris AT the Paris Exposition in 1900 , Europe is to be presented to King Corn and show , his empire of usefulness-. The American Maize Propaganda , in the endeavor to secure new markets for this cereal , have been vigorously engaged In spreading information concerning the cost an-d usefulness of com as a food product . The Court of King Corn , here illustrated , is to be erected by them on the exposition grounds , and their plan is to have exhibited here every useful article made from Indian corn . To enumerate : corn meal , corn flour , hominy , starch , sugar , syrups , confectionery , oil , soap , a substitute for gutta percha . a corn pith cellulose , and everything else produced by mill and factory from corn . Also , it is proposed to establish an Indian corn kitchen and restaurant where people of all nations pan ) be . introduced to the appetizing com preparations , such as corn bread , puddings , fritters , dodgers , Johnnycake , hoe-cake , griddle-cakes , ...
Hygiene ofthe Household [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Hygiene ofthe Household By Elizabeth Armstrong , A . M ,. Author of The Modern Kitohen , etc . CARE OF THE FEET IN COLD WEATHER . L OOK out for the baby ofthe-family first , for he cannot tell when his lit- , tie : feet and hands are cold . See that the feet are kept covered with warm socks either knit or made of soft flannel , but do not let any elastic or string go around the ankles . Have the socks pinned with small safety pins to a bit of flat elastic , the other end of which is pinned in the same way to the shirt or band . But in cold weather it will be necessary to frequently remove the socks , and rub the little feet with warm hands , for they will often , be found to be both cold and damp . The feet of all the children need especial attention , and it is a good plan to have the shoes of the whole family large enough so that warm innersoles of heavy woollen cloth may be , cut out and pasted into the bottoms of the shoes when cold weather comes . • . • -, The wife and mother i...
Flowers for Farmers' Wives—I [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Flowers for Farmers Wives—I By Sara Jay . MY attention has lately been called to this subject by * hearing several women : say : No one in our neighborhood cultivates . flowers . This was spoken of different localities in two counties . It ought not to be true anywhere . I am aware that many farmers wives gives much attention to flower culture , but so far as my acquaintance extends they are the exception and not the rule . Farmers wives are busy women , and they have enough exercise in the performance of their daily labor . Arid yet a little tiirie given to flowers occasionally would rest them by the change from the constant round * of duties . Because the majority ofthem are such busy women they need to cultivate something that will not require very much care . For this reason there is nothing better for them than the hardy flowering shrubs and hardy perennials . With the shrubs one may have a succession of bloom from early spring until September . For very early flowering the Jap...
Home-Made Ruers [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Home-Made Ruers I will answer the request that Mrs . P . A . Baisley makes that some one tell her how to make home-made rugs from rags . Take rags like you use for a carpet , and sew them the same . Make a center of all one color if you have it . Black or black and white makes a very pretty center , ot , a brown , and a hit-or-miss border ; the longer the rags in the border the brighter it is . You want a large wooden hook and crochet it in single crochet On one rug I have made , the center is 24 inches long , IS inches wide , and it has a border of eight inches . It must be crotcheted firm and even and make square corners 1 . For further particulars write to—Mrs . I . R . Rood , Waterloo , Wis . . * *—~ —Mutton Chops Breaded with Cheese—For this dish the loin cohps are-preferred . Trim them in good shape and wipe with a damp cloth . Dip into melted butte-r and then roll in a „ .-luie \&gt; j . eijuui parts of . fine breadcrumbs and grated cheese , one , cupful in all , seas...
Our Stamped Linens [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Our Stamped Linens THE accompanying illustration shows arc 18-inch centerpiece No . 0632 stamped with California peppers . The border issimple yet easily worked and should be done in white . When : ordering silks state whether you wish . to , work the piece in white or in natural colors . Price of this centerpiece , 25 cents ; silks 35 cents extra , or 60 cents for both stamped linen and silks for working . Order by nariie and nuinber of design , inclose , money necessary to . cover order and send to Pattern Department , this paper , Chicago .
Page 21 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Semi-Tropic Vineland , \ in LEWISTON VALLEY , !» c produces highest grade ]* I European Grapes , Choicest Cherries , j » I Finest Early and Late Peaches , all $ !| Berries , Plums and Prunes , Apricots . | ! [ First Prize Apples , Nectarines , | jl Almonds , English Walnuts , etc ., etc , S i [ Earlier ; of better grade , at ]? ]&gt; higher prices and command- &lt; &gt; |! ing the markets of all the \» i [ interior northwest in advance I \&gt; of , and superior to , any other &lt; j j ! district in Pacific Northwest . ^ II Seasons as long as at Norfolk , j ! , ] [ Va . Mild winters . Healthful i ; 11 climate . Good schools . Great I - ll distributing center . Most ] ! . ]&gt; rapid growth . Everybody i [ J i prosperous . |» \&gt; Address , for free Illustrated . pamphlet , &lt;\ ij LEWISTON WATER &amp; POWER CO .. ! &gt; j &gt; Lewiston , Idaho , or Concord , Washington !&gt;
cientific Home Lessons in Paint -ing and Drawing [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
cientific Home Lessons in Painting and Drawing ( Copyright , 1899 ,. by Meribah B . Walker . All rights reserved . ) ¦ LESSON X . P LEASANT thoughts cluster around the poets homes—thoughts of the beautiful scenery , delightful surroundings and charming associations that Interweave themselves in their immortal songs . The studios are full of canvases drawn from these inspirations ; for , like the poet , the artist sees and feels the good , the true and beautiful ; and throws his whole talent into giving them expression . Our study of Hawthorne s home has been placed in winter , first , because the last color lesson , on atmospheric , grays ., has prepared the pupil to paint a winter scene , HOME OF NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE , CONCORD , MASS and second , because it is now winter , and-, the study of the tints and shades of a winter sky and snow may be made directly from nature . In looking at the cut of Hawthorne s home one can readily see that it will require but little imagination to conv...
Page 22 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
TTJSYOJR HAIR TURNING GRAY ? What does your mirror say ? Does it tell you cf some little streaks of gray ? Are you pleased ? Do your friends of the same age show this loss of power also ? Just remember that gray . hair never becomes darker without help , while dark hair I rapidly becomes gray when once the change begins . Myers * fnair j Vigor will bring back to your hair the color of youth .. It never fails . It is just as sure as that heat melts snow , or that , water quenches fire . It cleanses the scalp also and prevents the formation of dandruff . It feeds and nour-.., ishes the bulbs of the hair I making them produce a luxu1 riant growth . It stops the I hair from falling out and gives I a fine soft finisk to the hair I We have a book on tlie Hair and Scalp which you may obtain free upon request . If you do not obtain all the benefits H ypu expected from the use of tbe Vigor , write the Doctor about it . Address , DR . J . C . AVER , H Lowell , Mass . ^ B
FROM FOOT TO KNEE [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
FROM FOOT TO KNEE Ohio Woman • Suffered Great Agony From a Terrible Sore—Her Story of the Case , and Her Cure . For many years I . was , afflicted with a milk leg , ahd a tew . years ago it broke out in a sore and spread from my foot to my knee . I suffered great agony . It would burn and itch all the time and discharge a . great deal . My . health was good with the exception of thissore . I tried a great many kinds ot salve , but some would irritate the sore so that I could hardly stahdthe pain . I could not go near the fire without suffering intensely . Some one sent me papers containing testimonials ot cures bv Hood s Sarsaparilla , and I told my husband I would like to try this medicine . . He got me a bottle and I found it helped me . I kept on taking it until my limb was completely healed . I cannot praise Hood s Sarsaparilla enough for the great benefit It has been to me . It cleanses the blood of all impurities and leaves it rich and pure . MRS . ANNAE . EAKEN , Whittlesey ,...
Plain Dressing for Roast Fowl [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
Plain Dressing for Roast Fowl ; By Eliza J . Carr . , , ; THERE are different kinds of dressing for roast fowl , but I believe the following to be the one most generally used . The best effect in color is perhaps obtained by browning : slices 1 of oread in the oven very carefully ; for-if burned ever s o slightly both color and taste are spoiled , and it is a great advantage to have the bread , sage ; etc ; , prepared the day before using . If preferred , the bread may be fried in butter , but in either case pour boiling water over it as soon-as prepared to soften , using just enough to cover it , as the water must be used in the dressing . For one fowl use-two slices of bread , one-half cup of finely minced onion fried brown in butter , the same of cold boiled potato minced andfriedalso , one tablespoon of powdered and sifted- sage , ; one teaspoon of salt and a &lt; pineh of pepper . The bread may be softened in milk and a well beaten egg added , but neither are necessary ...
T New Patterns [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
T New Patterns To obtain any ; of these patterns fill out pattern coupon on another : page , giving name , address ana number and . size of pattern wanted , and send to pattern department , National : Rural , enclosing ten cents for each pattern . , CHILDS LONG COAT , 7579 . A handsome long coat for a little girl-Js here pictured in-baby bine drap-d -ete with ; cape , collar and cuffs ofr all-over lace edged with frills i n m ¦ ¦ The coat Is simply constructed and win proye a : suitable model ; for wash coats ol PJS ^ e with accessories of white embroidery that win * be much worn ; by children .-the approaching season , . - * . ; ,, . „ - * ,,. * . o- ^ 116 coll * ar and cape may be finished together ana made to , adjust oyer the coat , the ease In laundering thus ensured being very desirable when made of pique or other wash fabrics . Taffeta , bengalene , poplin , Bedford cord , cashmere , broad , cloth will make very dressy coats ln this style , velvet or satin may be used for the...
. ' firs . WiDslow ' s Snothlnc- Svruo ' . [Newspaper Article] — National Rural and Family Magazine — 23 February 1899
. firs . WiDslow s Snothlnc- Svruo . Is an old and well tried remedy , and- for over ? iF / ears tos been used by millions of mothSJft their CHILDREN while CUTTING Phiifl a -. y M - * h Perfect , success . It soothes the iM &lt; $ Z s ° * tens the gums , reduces inflammation , Si-. ? J ? a iJ . Paln , cures wind colic , Is very pleasrtu ,, i . ° ^ e taste , and . is the best remedy for urarroeba . Sold by druggists In every part of Ro-Tw ? r i d &gt; PRICE TWENTY-FIVE CENTS A ¦ = w . , ?• A . Be sure . and ask for Mrs . Win- „™ 9 Soothing Syrup , and take no other kind , 5 ? , i ° , others will find it the best medicine to use during t * e teething period .