"Make It Yourself"

by Sarah A. Gordon

Home Sewing, Gender, and Culture, 1890–1930

“No More Whist”

“No More Whist”

The temptation to play instead of sew was strong. Here the Jenny Wrens agree that it was bad form to play cards at meetings -- then proceed to do just that.

The Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.