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Dishwashing Contest
Dishwashing Contest

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Price: $32.00

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Product Code: 13739

8 5/8 x 6 1/2 in. press photo.

Verso: various stamps and annotations, including taped caption reading (in part), "Modern Girls Enter Dishwashing Contest. The contest was held at Los Angeles in connection with the Annual Food and Household Show, to prove that the modern girl has as much speed at the kitchen sink as her grandmother had, and to offset the general belief that the girls of today lack knowledge of housework. Madonna Aselin, the winner washed and dried 180 dishes in 25 minutes. She broke only ten. The champion will rule as Queen of the Household Show. Photo shows Madonna Aselin, winner who washed and dried 180 dishes in 25 minutes." Dated 4/24/30.