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PROBLEMS OJE? A YOUNG- HOUSEWIFE THE GENERAL
" COST OF LIVING
The rent bill, the provision
bills, the eleotric light or gas
bill, all are elements that combine
to make the first of the month a
time of worry and possible un
happiness to young couples hon-
the engagement a young woman
should consider just exactly how
she will be able to manage a
housphold on the amojnnt of
money her future husband can afford.
Keeping Accounts Show the Leak.
estly trying to live within then
income So many domestic barks have
gone to wreck on the rocks of the
cost of living that the housewife's
problem of making both ehds
meet is one ofthe most vital that
confronts lier. t ' '' ' "' i
Even in the romatie'kiay OfJ
In one of the most interesting1
books of years, "One Way Out,"
a writer describes how he and his?
wife and son' moved from a su
burban home to a city tenement
after he had lost his position and
faced absolute want.
Finding work as a day laborer,
he earned $9 a week. Theifrenlt
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