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    Many young girls are ... becoming trained nurses, whose gentle ministrations in the sick-room, skilled touch, patient watchfulness and unwearied vigils, are as great factors in the care of the sick, as are the professional physicians.
    Lydia Hoyt Farmer (1842–1903)

    The largest business in American handled by a woman is the Money Order Department of the Pittsburgh Post-office; Mary Steel has it in charge.
    —Lydia Hoyt Farmer (1842–1903)

    An Illinois woman has invented a portable house which can be carried about in a cart or expressed to the seashore. It has also folding furniture and a complete camping outfit.
    Lydia Hoyt Farmer (1842–1903)

    of you i
    sing: land of Abraham Lincoln and Lydia E. Pinkham,
    land above all of Just Add Hot Water And Serve—
    from every B. V. D.

    let freedom ring
    —E.E. (Edward Estlin)

    The largest business in American handled by a woman is the Money Order Department of the Pittsburgh Post-office; Mary Steel has it in charge.
    —Lydia Hoyt Farmer (1842–1903)

    A good farmer is nothing more nor less than a handy man with a sense of humus.
    —E.B. (Elwyn Brooks)