Young woman washing clothes at a sink
A young woman at a kitchen sink washing clothes using a washboard. There is a stack of four dinner plates waiting to be washed up, a kettle, and a tin of One-O-One which cleans without scratching. She is wearing a patterned blouse, and is smiling happily
© Mary Evans / Heinz Zinram Collection
1940s, 1944, 40s, Basic, Belfast, Blouse, Bottle, Butler, Cleans, Clothes, Dinner, Domestic, Forties, Froth, Happy, Historical, History, Home, Kettle, Kitchen, Mother, Patterned, Plates, Scratching, Scrubbing, Sink, Smiling, Soap, Stack, Tap, Taps, Tin, Waiting, Wash Board, Washed, Washin G, Wife, Woman, Women, Young
Advert for Sanitas - family antiseptic for wounds 1937
Just a small wound but. . . . I never run the risk of blood poisoning'. As soon as any member of my family gets a scratch or cut, let alone a more serious wound, I instantly apply Sanitas, and it never fails to prevents serious complications through blood poisoning.
© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans
1930s, 1937, 30s, Advert, Advertisement, Advertising, Affected, Antiseptic, Applied, Applying, Area, Blood, Care, Child, Cleans, Cut, Cuts, Destroys, Disease, Drugs, Healing, Health, Healthcare, Helps, Household, Hygiene, Infected, Infection, Medical, Mother, Ointment, Poisoning, Prevent, Septic, Sratches, Thirties, Wound, Wounds
Advert for Bon Ami powder
Bon Ami - gives nickel the glow of polished silver, a damp cloth, a bit of a rub, a moments wait while the magic-white cloud foams..... then whisk..... and away go the tarnish and the dried Bon Ami together! Now look! The nickel gleams as clean and lustrous as burnished silver.
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1920, Advert, Advertisement, Advertising, Am, Bon, Clean, Cleaning, Cleans, Cloth, Cooker, Hob, House Hold, House Wife, Polish, Powder, Products, Soap, Wiping, Woman