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Crumb Scoop. Tables could get rather messy with all the food people had to eat in a grand house. The maids also did not want to wash the table cloths unless they were stained. The crumb scoop is a special pan used for getting loose bits of food off of the dining table. It looks nice because, unlike a normal dustpan, the maid might have to use it in front of her master or mistress.

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  • list arrowTo stink or not to stink

    It takes 25 trips up and down our 41 stairs to bring the water from the basement water pump to fill the Judge's Bath (we know, we've tried it). Let's hope the judges liked to be stinky - poor maid!

     

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