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In the spring of 2009, I bought a 1950s Singer sewing machine in a cabinet with a matching chair for twenty dollars. Included in the seat compartment was this little four pack of sewing books.
There was also this lovely instruction booklet.
I have never used Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. Every second page of Home Dressmaking is a an advertisement or testimonial of the remarkable healing powers of Lydia's vegetable compound. No doubt this publication was complimentary.