A little knowledge is a dangerous thing...but that didn't stop Mrs Cooper dispensing hers in the Stalbridge magazine of 1902, including such classics as "If peas be pushed up the nostril always get them removed by a doctor". Here is her monthly advice from March 1902, entitled "Everyday Accidents"
We are indebted to Philip and Flavia Stainer, who donated the original copy of The Stalbridge Magazine 1902 - 1905. We hope you enjoy reading these extracts. Look out on the homepage soon for more pearls of wisdom from Mrs. Orman Cooper...