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The American Frugal Housewife by Lydia Child

  Video Transcript: Hi there, I’m Yvonne Page Illustrates and for tonight’s episode of Facts to Relax, I’ll be reading to you two chapters directly from the classic domestic manual “The American Frugal Housewife,” written by Lydia M. Child in 1832. Child was an American abolitionist, women’s right activist, Native American activist, novelist, journalist, and writer of domestic manuals. She …