Boiling Laundry with a Peach Twig

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Boiling Laundry with a Peach Twig,

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WOMEN'S WORK
Laundry was boiled in a kettle with a square of home made soap. Just enough lye water made white clothes whiter. A piece of peach tree limb added for scent.