~ Social Etiquette or Manners and Customs of Polite Society, Maud C. Cooke, 1896

~ Social Etiquette or Manners and Customs of Polite Society, Maud C. Cooke, 1896

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~ New Orleans Daily Democrat, February 14, 1877via Weird Shit in Historic Newspapers

~ New Orleans Daily Democrat, February 14, 1877
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~ Social Etiquette, by Nathan B. Medbery, 1889

~ Social Etiquette, by Nathan B. Medbery, 1889

~ Road Book of Boston and Vicinity for Bicyclers, Riders and Drivers, Charles A. Underwood, Ed., 1893
~ The Genesee News, January 24, 1902Looking for smallpox? You’ll have to choose a different restaurant.

~ The Genesee News, January 24, 1902

Looking for smallpox? You’ll have to choose a different restaurant.

~ Useful Tips: A Handbook of Miscellaneous Information, by Albert Alonzo Wentz, 1921
~ A Desk-Book of Errors in English Including Notes on Colloquialisms and Slang to be Avoided in Conversation, by Frank H. Vizetelly, 1920

~ A Desk-Book of Errors in English Including Notes on Colloquialisms and Slang to be Avoided in Conversation, by Frank H. Vizetelly, 1920

~ The Columbus Journal, August 30, 1911

~ The Columbus Journal, August 30, 1911

~ Hand-Book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness, by Arthur Martine, 1866
~ The Pensacola Journal, February 9, 1907via Library of Congress"Are You Satisfied With Yourself?"

~ The Pensacola Journal, February 9, 1907
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"Are You Satisfied With Yourself?"

~ Kent’s New Commentary: A Manual for Young Men, by C.H. Kent, 1880

~ Kent’s New Commentary: A Manual for Young Men, by C.H. Kent, 1880

~ Etiquette, Jr., by Mary Elizabeth Clark and Margery Closey Quigley, 1965

~ Etiquette, Jr., by Mary Elizabeth Clark and Margery Closey Quigley, 1965

~ Manners in Business, Elizabeth Gregg MacGibbon, 1936

~ Manners in Business, Elizabeth Gregg MacGibbon, 1936

~ The Southern Illinois Record,  April 2, 1914