Here is the cover and some of my favourite articles and ads from the Australian Woman’s Mirror Magazine from Tuesday, 12 May 1942 :
My mum used to use vicks on us when we were young, and now I use it on my kids when they have a cold – you just rub in on the chest. Still going strong after 70 years!
Here is a classic jumper pattern, similar to one I wore to school in the 80s. One day I might knit!
And here is a description of how to use cold crème and vanishing cream.
I have a pie dish just like this one, and I found a similar cake slice at the op shop this morning ($1!)
I think I have published the following two pages before, but I have enlarged them a bit so you can actually read them (I hope). I love the nightie to undies demo.