Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Wednesday, February 5, 1936

Colder today wind in north
8 [degrees] above zero at noon
Done all the chores and some washing* this A.M.
Ironed this P.M.
Mother has been wonderfull all day-


Maytag wringer/washer 1936*

*Irene may have had a wringer/washer like this one from Maytag. Image from North Country Public Radio.



4 comments:

  1. Recuerdo haber visto una lavadora similar (mas moderna) en mi casa alguna vez cuando pequeña. Ahora esos rodillos se usan para estirar masa .
    Saludos desde Chile
    Maru
    http://lulurulitos.blogspot.com

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    1. Gracias por leer mi blog. He visto estas arandelas en los museos, pero nunca han operado una. Pasta del balanceo? Wow.

      Thanks for reading my blog. I have seen these washers in museums, but have never operated one. Rolling dough? Wow.

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  2. Your site is absorbing and fascinating... My uncle became involved in researching our own family history and what we discovered was intriguing, but to have a resource such as this is, well, gold! I love that you comment on the entries - I'm going to set time aside this weekend to visit you again and travel through time. Thank you so much for visiting me at www.artyshroo.blogspot.co.uk - I'm now a happy follower! Sending hugs from Shroo:)xxx

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    1. I'm glad we were able to save it. I wish I had more than just the one year, but this one is special. You'll see why if you keep following. Thanks for stopping by.

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Thanks for visiting this flashback to 1936. I'm sure Irene would be pleased! We'd love to hear from you.