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You Need Another Oven, Ethyl Cessna Morgan 2017 Iowa State College

You Need Another Oven, Ethyl Cessna Morgan

The Iowa Homemaker

It costs one-half as much to bake enough potatoes for a family of four in a small oven on top of the gas stove as it does to bake them in the large oven, which is a part of the range.


Infantile Tetany - Its Cause And Cure, Helen C. Morling 2017 Iowa State College

Infantile Tetany - Its Cause And Cure, Helen C. Morling

The Iowa Homemaker

The setting for the following dialogue is laid in the offices of Dr. Diet-Trained, a specialist in children's diseases. First we see the outer or reception office, later an inner office used for examination and consultation.


The Maples, Melba Nisewanger 2017 Iowa State College

The Maples, Melba Nisewanger

The Iowa Homemaker

Sheltered among fine, graceful maple trees, with the tapering outline of evergreen pines against the southeast horizon, "The Maples" is set apart from the hurry of campus shielding life, the memories of yesterdays that live within its walls still, and adding a feeling of peace and quiet.


The Iowa Homemaker Vol.8, No.1, Melba Nisewanger, Helen C. Morling, Ethyl Cessna Morgan, Rosemary Koeberle, Ruth M. Davis, Lulu Tregoning, MArcia E. Turner, Vera Caulum 2017 Iowa State College

The Iowa Homemaker Vol.8, No.1, Melba Nisewanger, Helen C. Morling, Ethyl Cessna Morgan, Rosemary Koeberle, Ruth M. Davis, Lulu Tregoning, Marcia E. Turner, Vera Caulum

The Iowa Homemaker

The Maples by Melba NIsewanger, page 1

Infantile Tetany – Its Cause and Cure by Mrs. Helen C. Morling, page 2

You Need Another Oven by Ethyl Cessna Morgan, page 3

-Makes a Girl Healthy by Rosemary Koeberle, page 4

“Home Economics on Display” by Ruth M. Davis, page 5

Girls’ 4-H Clubs by Lulu Tregoning, page 6

State Association Page by Marcia E. Turner, page 8

Home Economics Research at Iowa State by Melba Nisewanger, page 10

Editorial, page 11

Who’s There and Where by Vera Caulum, page 12


Window Boxes, Gladys Parker 2017 Iowa State College

Window Boxes, Gladys Parker

The Iowa Homemaker

Window boxes add much to the beauty of any home and at this time of the year many people are starting plants and arranging window boxes. The beauty of the window box depends upon the selection and arrangement of the plants, also upon the construction of the box and the quality of the soil.


Who's There And Where, Vera Caulum 2017 Iowa State College

Who's There And Where, Vera Caulum

The Iowa Homemaker

Mabel V. Campbell, '05, who is chairman of the Home Economics Department of the University of Missouri, at Columbia, writes an interesting letter concerning her activities.


Home Economics Research, Melba Nisewanger 2017 Iowa State College

Home Economics Research, Melba Nisewanger

The Iowa Homemaker

Room 1 in Home Economics Hall, which has heretofore been used for a lecture room, has been remodelled and fitted up into a very complete laboratory for housing the rats which are being used by Margaret House in the Purnell Research experiments, and also those being used by graduate students in Foods and Nutrition.


Iowa State Home Economics Association, Marcia E. Turner 2017 Iowa State College

Iowa State Home Economics Association, Marcia E. Turner

The Iowa Homemaker

The latest word on the George-Menges bill is that it has been reported favorably out of the committees from both houses of Congress.


Girls' 4-H Club, Caroline E. Morrell 2017 Iowa State College

Girls' 4-H Club, Caroline E. Morrell

The Iowa Homemaker

Every girl has dreams of some sort. They may be dreams of ambition or dreams of the "grown up time," or just dreams of what we will do this next summer vacation. At any rate, we would not have much hopes for the girl who does not have dreams and build castles. The most important part is to build castles and then see what we can do about them.


Sandwiches For Your Spring Menu, Margaret L. Marnette 2017 Iowa State College

Sandwiches For Your Spring Menu, Margaret L. Marnette

The Iowa Homemaker

Sandwiches have been accepted for so long as a simple-to-prepare, always-appropriate-to-serve food, that they are usually the first thing we think of when we plan a spring entertainment where food is to be served. The name of this type of dish originated with the Earl of Sandwich, who, it is said, was so fond of the gaming table that he had his cook prepare this "portable food" in order that he might play and eat at the same time.


Gas And Electric Short Course, Rosemary Koeberle 2017 Iowa State College

Gas And Electric Short Course, Rosemary Koeberle

The Iowa Homemaker

Twenty-one million women of the United States are engaged in largest and most important industry in the world, that of homemaking. And yet, it is this· industry which has been slower than others in accepting the modern equipment provided for it. Realizing this, Iowa State College offered a Home Economics Short Course in Gas and Electrical Equipment from March 19 to 24 to people interested in these equipment problems of the homemaker.


Miss Eloise Davison, Margaret Davidson 2017 Iowa State College

Miss Eloise Davison, Margaret Davidson

The Iowa Homemaker

When Miss Eloise Davison accepted the position as Home Economics Director for the National Light Association, Iowa State College lost one of its most outstanding faculty members.


Veishea 1928, Ruth M. Davis 2017 Iowa State College

Veishea 1928, Ruth M. Davis

The Iowa Homemaker

It is not likely that the ingenious student who first conceived the idea of coining the word Veishea from the initial letters of each of Iowa State's five divisions ever visualized the significance this word would come to have upon our campus.


Chow Mein Versus Chop Suey, Frances Thomas 2017 Iowa State College

Chow Mein Versus Chop Suey, Frances Thomas

The Iowa Homemaker

"I vote fo Chop Suey," said Ethel Wilson gayly, as the Chinese waiter approached the table with his order pad in his hand. "What's the use of our coming clown to Des Moines to eat in a Chinese tearoom if we don't order Chinese food?"


The Iowa Homemaker Has A Birthday, Ruth Morrison 2017 Iowa State College

The Iowa Homemaker Has A Birthday, Ruth Morrison

The Iowa Homemaker

The Iowa Homemaker celebrated its eighth birthday at an annual birthday dinner given in the Institutional Tea Room of Home Economics Hall on the evening of April 5.


The Iowa Homemaker Vol.7, No.10, Ruth Morrison, Frances Thomas, Ruth M. Davis, Margaret Davidson, Rosemary Koeberle, Caroline E. Morrell, Edith Barker, Marica E. Turner, Melba Nisewanger, Vera Caulum, Gladys Parker 2017 Iowa State College

The Iowa Homemaker Vol.7, No.10, Ruth Morrison, Frances Thomas, Ruth M. Davis, Margaret Davidson, Rosemary Koeberle, Caroline E. Morrell, Edith Barker, Marica E. Turner, Melba Nisewanger, Vera Caulum, Gladys Parker

The Iowa Homemaker

The Iowa Homemaker Has a Birthday by Ruth Morrison, page 1

Chow Mein versus Chop Suey by Frances Thomas, page 2

Veishea, 1928 by Ruth M. Davis, page 3

News Bits by Margaret Davidson and Rosemary Koeberle, page 4

Sandwiches for Your Spring Menu by Caroline E. Morrell, page 5

4-H Club by Mrs. Edith Barker, page 6

State Association Page by Marcia E. Turner, page 8

Home Economics Research at Iowa State by Melba Nisewanger, page 10

Editorial, page 11

Who’s There and Where by Vera Caulum, page 12

Window Boxes by Gladys Parker, page 14


Life In East India, Frances Thomas 2017 Iowa State College

Life In East India, Frances Thomas

The Iowa Homemaker

How would you like to eat off a banana leaf, using your fingers for silverware? Not a very pleasant mental picture, yet that is the custom of the Indian people in East India.


Who's There And Where, Vera Caulum 2017 Iowa State College

Who's There And Where, Vera Caulum

The Iowa Homemaker

Gratia Kinney, who received her B. S. degree in 1915 and her Master's in 1926, writes the following concerning her interesting work in connection with the Tau Beta Community House located at Hamtraneck, Michigan: "I have charge of the clubs and the home economics classes here in the house. The school girls come from 3: 30 to 5: 30 in the afternoon and the older girls in the evening.


Home Economics Research, Melba Nisewanger 2017 Iowa State College

Home Economics Research, Melba Nisewanger

The Iowa Homemaker

Frances Seeds, a graduate student in Textiles and Clothing, who is now teaching at Hood College, Frederick, Maryland, is completing the work on her thesis in absentia, and hopes to have her Master's degree conferred at the end of this quarter.


Iowa State Home Economics Association, Marcia E. Turner 2017 Iowa State College

Iowa State Home Economics Association, Marcia E. Turner

The Iowa Homemaker

This is a good time of year to take stock of the reference material for home economics in your school library and to begin a list of books and bulle· tins that you will wish to have purchased for next year.


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