Hundred-Year-Old Advice About the Right and Wrong Ways to Care for a Baby

18-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: 

Saturday, September 13, 1913:  This day is a good bit like some other days.

Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:

Since Grandma didn’t write much a hundred years ago today, I’m going to share some fun drawings of the wrong and right ways to care for a baby that appeared in the October, 1913 issue of Ladies Home Journal.

Wrong

1913-10-49.a

Right

1913-10-49.b

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Wrong

1913-10-49.c

Right

1913-10-49.d

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Wrong

1913-10-49.e

Right

1913-10-49.f

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