"English and American Mistresses and Maid Servants—A Comparative Study" - Elizabeth Banks - The New York Times

"English and American Mistresses and Maid Servants—A Comparative Study" - Elizabeth Banks - The New York Times

by: Elizabeth Banks | publication date: January 8, 1905 | Publication: The New York Times |

"In England they think they have a 'servant problem.' In America we know we have one. That is one of the principal differences between the two countries in regard to the problem of how to get one's housework done. . ."

Elizabeth Banks compares servants in America and England and descibes the many ways they differ.

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