I can still see her standing for endless hours at the ironing board steaming and reading simultaneously (and smoking).
She also mentioned that they had used their ironing board as a table.
The under side of the ironing board, when forming a seat, is recessed near each side of its square end.
When the ironing board was finally located, Mother had something for him to do.
Plates 22, 23 and 24 show the ironing board in three sizes for children of varying ages.
She had a figure like an ironing board and the soul of a Ramsden calculator.
Lay the muslin upon the ironing board, the wrong side up, and always move the iron in the direction of the threads.
This type of ironing board is suitable for a child from four to six years of age.
Place the sample over an ironing board and iron it with hot iron (about 200° F.).
Tack a piece of asbestos on end of ironing board for iron stand.