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Andrews, Mrs. Charles & Mrs. E.F. (May) Southworth. Hints for Housekeepers.

Title page illustration by Mary C. Clark. Syracuse: Women's Auxiliary of the Hospital of the Good Shepherd, 1904.

Illustrated ads in rear for Syracuse area businesses and universities. Hints for all kinds of household care, from polishing the silver to cleaning rugs, caring for the stove, etc. Recipes include a section for invalids (barley gruel, anyone?). Rubbing to covers, rubbing to spine head; front hinge cracked, news clipping mounted to darkened front free endpaper, else very good.




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