Soap Jelly - The Wringer - Children's Flannels - Washing Blankets the writer of this article has devoted years of thought and study not only to laundry work, but especially to the washing of flannel.

Flannel garments which have been put away during the summer months will probably be of little use for winter wear, unless they have been washed at home, for flannels usually return from laundries thick, hard, and shrunken.

If properly washed, however, they should be of the same size and feel like new, even .after three years' wear.