Frying Pans, Bachelors, and Lumbago ~1855


An Introduction to Frying Pans.


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Trust me on this one, go back and spend the minute to read the above excerpt… It will make you smile. Only our dear author Alexis can give us a contemporary overview of the multi-use (slightly fishy) frying pan, the unsociable social status of bachelors over the age of 30, and the old housekeeper with a touch of lumbago…

And in sum:

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Have a wonderful day!

Source: Soyer’s Shilling Cookery for the People, 1855.

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