This section is from the book "School Needlework. A Course of Study in Sewing designed for use in Schools", by Olive C. Hapgood. Also available from Amazon: School Needlework: A Course Of Study In Sewing Designed For Use In Schools.
Unbleached cotton undergarments. Colored flannel skirts, and towels. Long-sleeved, dark-colored aprons.
Half-bleached cotton undergarments. Gray flannel skirts, and handkerchiefs. Light-colored calico aprons.
Bleached Cotton Undergarments Trimmed With Ruffles. Plain White Flannel Skirts, And White Tiers.
Bleached Cotton Undergarments Trimmed. White Flannel Skirts Feather-Stitched, And White Aprons.
Dressmaking and machine-stitching.
Millinery and embroidery classes.
When a pupil is ready to make button-holes in a garment, she should go into the button-hole class, where she is also taught to sew on buttons, first practising on the stamped buttons. On the completion of garments the pupils should be allowed to buy them for a small sum. Class bags, plainly marked, should be provided, and also individual bags labeled by a tag fastened to the tape.