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Buying Your Home Sewing Machine
The publication carries a paragraph stating that it was "intended as an aid for home demonstration agents and 4-H Club agents in answering questions on how to buy sewing machines." Topics covered by the publication include the choice of machines, new or used machines, features and types of controls. 12 pp. Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.

Cleaning and Adjusting your Sewing Machine

How to properly clean and adjust your sewing machine to ensure the best performance. 9 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Electricity in the Home: A Guide for Homemakers

This bulletin contains information on electricity in homes, and focuses on electrical problems and how to resolve them. Sections include Start at the beginning, Teach your family safe habits, Plan for improvements, Know the language of electricity, etc. 17 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Facts About Floor Care

Information and tips about how to care for all types of flooring. 9 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Facts for Consumers: Durable Press with Soil Resistance

Information about the advantages of durable press clothes and how to properly care for them. 3 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Family Fare, Food Management, and Recipes

Consumer and Food Economics Institute, Agricultural Research Service
Home and Garden Bulletin 7  Slightly revised June 1978

The broad scope of the publication covers human nutrition, meal planning, food purchasing, food storage and the preparation of various types of food. Numerous recipes are included.
Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.

Older versions of publications available here



Jiffy 1-8: Clothing made from a pillowcase

Clothing sewing patterns for making smocks and slipovers from pillowcases. 25 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Management in Families - Organizing for Family Living

Information for homemakers on how to best organize your home and family life. 9 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Meals with Meaning

Cooperative Extension Service
Michigan State University
Extension Bulletin e641
Miscellaneous Series Circular
 

How to make meals that: meet nutritive needs, bring satisfaction and enjoyment, fit your budget for food, and may be prepared and served with relative ease. 9 pp

Anita Dean, Foods and Nutrition
Issued June 1971  8 pages (Fil. 1)

Anita Dean, Foods and Nutrition
Issued September 1977  8 pages (Fil. 2)

Previously CB27 Extension Circular Publications CB27

Anita Dean, Foods and Nutrition

Reprinted February 1967 8 pages (Fil. 3)

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations. For more information contact your local Extension Offices.



Pillows: Selection, Use and Care

Information about the selection of pillows, their use and proper care. 9 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Proper Care of Cut Flowers - Care of House and Garden Plants

How to properly care for cut flowers in the home, resulting in a longer flower life. 3 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Sew on Your Own Snaps

Instructions for sewing snaps onto clothing. Illustrations included. 3 pp.



Sewing Hooks and Eyes on Your Clothes

Instructions for sewing hooks and eyes onto your clothes. Illustrations included. 3 pp.



Sheets and Pillowcases - Selection, Use and Care

Information and tips about the selection, use and proper care of bed linens. 17 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Shopping Notes - Curtains and Draperies

A guide to help you choose appropriate curtains and draperies for your windows. Includes discussions of measurements, sun exposure, color, etc. 13 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



Today’s Girl, Tomorrows Homemaker
MSU Extension Service
Michigan State University
Extension 4-H Publications Club Bulletin 155D

Muriel S. Brink, Foods and Nutrition
Issued March 1969 31 pages (Fil. 1)

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations. For current recommendations contact your local Michigan Extension office.

What To Do About Housework

Information about how to best manage housework and time management tips for keeping a house neat and orderly. 13 pp.

Archive copy of bulletin. Do not use for current recommendations.



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