The Iowa Homemaker

Table of Contents

The knife, fork and spoon, which J. so ably assist us to partake of our daily food, have a long and honorable history. Their progress has had an important part in man's conquest of nature. From man's ten fingers, which he used as natural instruments, to the invention of the fork, which is the latest of the three to appear, progress is recorded in table ware.



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.