To avoid losing a fancy hairpin, bend one leg of the pin as shown in the illustration. The hair caught in the notch formed by the bend will prevent the pin from dropping out. - Contributed by W. C. Loy, Rochester, Ind.

The Bend in the Pin will Hold in the Hair and Prevent the Loss of the Pin

Ill: The Bend in the Pin will Hold in the Hair and Prevent the Loss of the Pin

A metal surface polished with oil will keep clean longer than when polished dry.

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