July 9, 2009

Goodnight, Starched Moon


Interesting. Steve Roden posted images of a little children's bedtime storybook from like 1895 that came free with a box of Faultless Starch. A kid dreams he travels to the moon, where he finds that the lunar pixies clean it bright and white with--well, I don't want to give away the ending.

when starch was used to clean the moon... [airform archives]

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