Modern Home Laundering: A Book Of Practical Information Based On Tested Methods Dedicated To The Modern Woman
The front panel is red, white, and blue. The Universal logo is at the top, then a torso of a woman hanging up laundry with a large red circle behind her. There are two products on the front panel as well a washer with model number and a washer dryer with model number. The company and address are at the bottom. The back panel is plain with Printed in U.S.A. in the center bottom. The title page has © 1929 L.B. Co. at the bottom under the title. The leaflet starts with an introduction and the passing of the washboard, detailed means for getting clothes clean. It discusses how to dry and iron clothes and how to handle special fabrics as well as conditions such diapers and infected clothing. There is a colored centerfold entitled A word to wise housewives..... and has a description and drawing of many of the products the company makes. The Universal trademark is at the bottom of the page.
Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker
Brand Name: Universal Housewares and Hardware
Publisher: Landers, Frary & Clark (New Britain, Conn.)
22.9 x 15.2 cm
- Centerfold Color
- Drawn Illustrations Color
- Drawn Illustrations Black and White
- Landers, Frary & Clark
- Washing Machines
Copyright: This item is under copyright.
Citation: Modern Home Laundering: A Book Of Practical Information Based On Tested Methods Dedicated To The Modern Woman. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at http://www.lib.msu.edu/exhibits/sliker/detail.jsp?id=3432