272 big pages, 36 pages of Glowing Colour, more than 100,000 words, 150 photographs, drawings and diagrams.
What more could the 1950s Aussie Housewife need?
Chapters on When you Build
Careers for the Adolescent
Home Entertainment ... and they mean organisation and etiquette, who to invite, what to serve ... not which DVD to hire!!!
The Art of Letter Writing
Handcrafts and Hobbies
interesting left handed sewing machine !!!!
the artist was probably a man !Culture.. how to broaden your intellectual interests
So there you have it. Dates from 1953.
This was indeed a lucky find for me at an Op shop recently, I've read it and I am happy to report I've been doing everything right!!