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The cabinet shown in the illustration can be made an ornament with a little care in workmanship and a choice selection of materials. The cabinet may be either fastened to the head or foot of the bed, facing in either of two directions.
The size of the cabinet will depend on the choice of the maker, and if the bed is brass, the wood can be finished natural and fitted with brass bands for brackets and holding clips. - Contributed by W. E. Crane, Cleveland, O.
Ill: The Cabinet Makes a Handy Place to Keep Necessary Articles for a Sick Person