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DOMIESTIC ARTS AND MOTIERCRAFT CARS TO VISIT ALEXANDRA. The domestic arts and mother craft cars df the Better Farming Train will arrive by the ordinary train on Monday next (Feb. 15th), and .demonstrations will be given on that day from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and on the following day (Tuesday) at 11 a.m. and 2 to 3 p.m. Women living in the city do not realise how much is made avail able for them. Just in the next street or a few block's away there is generally a bany hrahbh-centre, wh, re one may obt.ain thI necessary information to keep her .cniltiren in good health and well-being, and anry young girl can enter the schools of domestc art and learn how to keep a huse and to dress herself. Until the women's section of the V.F.U. arranged for these special visits by the sesctions of the Better Farming train, the great majority of country women had no possible chance ofobtaining any such know ledge first hand. Froin an . euuca tional point of view the whole scheme is of inestimable value in assisting the mothers of the State to bring up their ciiildren in the way thety should grow. nl the domestic-art section much interest is taken in the cookery, and demonstrations are given in plain cooking, invalid cooking, cakes, pastry, jam mrking, pre serviug and other bran-hes of the ctltnary art. Lectures are also held in home management and do mestic hygiene, and the dress mak ing' demonstrations never tail to arouse interest.

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