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Laundry Day Book Proceeds benefit CTF – The Children’s Tumor Foundation!

Jacquie Rogers

People have been washing clothes (or furs) for a long time. Most sites say that humans finally got a clue that good hygiene made for better health. I’m of the opinion that people liked to be comfortable then as now. Their skin chafed and got rashes just like ours does, so it stands to reason that they’d want to rid themselves of particulate matter just as we do. Take a look P&G’s overview of laundry methods from prehistoric times until the present for good information on products used, and when.But, lazy person that I am, I’m more interested in gadgets, so let’s start a little later in the game…say, the 1800s. Continue reading

May 27, 2007 Posted by | CTF.ORG, Fundraising, neurofibromatosis | , , , , , | Leave a comment