Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Lawd God, chile, I jes weahs de world lak a loose garment

Let us all make a vow that from henceforth we will not belong to the class of discouraging women. A negro mammy was once asked why, in the faceof many discouragements...HOW she could find the COURAGE to be cheerful.....

adapted from McCalls Magazine, pg 92 New York, September 1914 (price 50 cent a year) One of my recent collectibles! I'd call this common sense BPs advice for 2009

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