Author Archives: Headmistress

1912 Cleaning Tip, Using Snow

Editor of SCHOOL EDUCATION: Will you please tell the teachers through your columns that there is no better sweeping compound than frozen snow, better if crystalized, but not soft as soft snow mingling with the dust would leave mud on the floor. The best way is to take one tier of seats at a time, […]

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Necessaries of Life

  From a 1916 or so booklet on teaching drawing and printing arts to high school students.

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Beer is Bread

A 1916 advertisement for Budweiser beer:

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Nathan Phillips lied repeatedly, and this story should not go away

I think everybody now knows Nathan Phillips never served in Nam. They know he approached the kids, not the other way around. Most people know he was not a recon ranger but a refrigerator mechanic. But his lies are worse than that. Those lies do not cause harm to others. However, Phillips told a number […]

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2019 March for Life

Video of March for Life from beginning to end, sped up so you can see the sheer numbers.

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