“Do-it-yourself” is easier — with a “Coffee-break”
Keep some baby oil or soft soap on your hands, especially the nails and cuticles, for easy wash-up after painting. For a restful, zestful “lift” on the job, give yourself an occasional “Coffee-break”!
Upholstering is a two-fisted job. Hold fabric or webbing taut with one hand, hammer tacks in with the other—a magnetic hammer picks up the tacks for you. A good, full-bodied cup of coffee makes work easier.
Less chance of the big ones getting away if your equipment is in top order beforehand. For tops in coffee every time, too, use 1 Standard Measure (2 level tablespoons) for each 6-oz. cup of cold water.
What’s the pleasantest way to avoid “Gardener’s back”? — a “Coffee-break”! Planting hint: don’t skimp on stakes — tie up all the young plants you want to grow strong, straight and healthy.
Smart carpenters when working in hardwoods, use soap on screws or saws. And they cool off with good Iced Coffee. Hint: Freeze coffee cubes in refrigerator trays and use with regular strength coffee. It won’t dilute.
Now with the job well done, you owe yourself a rest and a reward — a “special recipe” coffee! For the colorful 32-page booklet, “Fun With Coffee,” send 25¢ and your name and address to the Coffee Bureau.
There is nothing so satisfying as a good cup of coffee