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Emily’s Maid


 

 

Emily’s Maid was a departure from the chocolate box images of Victorian children bathing to a slightly “naughty” image, perhaps appealing to the male audience rather than mothers.

 

“When the door bell rings it should be answered promptly by a trim maid with a low voice and quiet courteous manner”

 The Project Gutenberg EBook of Etiquette, by Emily Post

 http://www.gutenberg.org/files/14314/14314-h/14314-h.htm

January 28, 2010 - Posted by | Maid, Servants, Social History | , , , , , , ,

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