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Keeping Cool on Hot Summer Days

No matter the temperature, our sturdy Edwardians remained buttoned and corseted, which, since weather has largely remained the same in all corners of the globe, made for very uncomfortable times. Let’s explore how people at the turn-of-the-century kept cool amidst sweltering summer heat. The Menorah: a Monthly Magazine for the Jewish Home, v29 (1900) The …

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