See if silver needs cleaning and that table-linen is in order.
One teacupful of ammonia to a wash will keep the table-linen white.
Bed-linen may be added, or soaked in a separate tub; but table-linen must of course be kept apart.
In the manufacture of table-linen it is unrivalled by any town in the kingdom.
Is it any wonder that the sheets and table-linen soon get that brown color?
Up to 1892, the washing for a whole family, with bed and table-linen, could be done for $12 per month.
The care of the table-linen is a very important feature of the housekeeper's work.
The people seemed to me to have a dingy pallor, like the table-linen of the cheaper sort of lodging-house.
Then wiping her eyes, she resolutely returned to count and arrange the table-linen.
As my readers are now acquainted with the varied bill of fare in such a ship, I will say a few words of the table-linen.