The Iowa Homemaker

Article Title

"In the Candle Light"

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Candles were used extensively until and through Colonial days. But they were used in a practical way, for· they were perhaps the chief method or lighting. In many cases they were quite elaborate and often represented a large part of the home decoration. Since then electric lights have been introduced and for a time they have taken the place of candles except occasionally for a Christmas dinner.



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