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Reiser, Winifred / Your millinery
([1949])

Chapter one: The workroom and its equipment,   pp. 17-22 PDF (1.3 MB)


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                 CHAPTER ONE: 
   THE WORKROOM AND ITS EQUIPMENT 
TBEi two esetials of the workroom are good lighting and 
some form of heating for the steam kettle and the flat-iron. 
Natural light is, of course, much better than ariiillight, 
and,i yuare able tochoose aroom with alarge wno,4do 
        so  Wenwokigwih ar mteils dylgh, n plenty 
light has to be used however, it should be bright and well 
placed, i.e., it should be close enough to the table to enable the 
worker to see 'without eye-strain and yet allow her freedom of 
  It is not suggested, nvrhlsthat aspecialromi 
    dsrbdinthsbok canbedoneinthekkithen,since that is 
the room most likely to be furnished with both the haigfor 
the kettle and iron and a suitable table. 
  The table should be sturdy i cntrcto so asto with- 
stand pressure when using the iron, and shiould have an 
  unpoised surface. 
  semkettle, flat iron, ironing board and mirror. Therean 
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