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ISBN-10:

0399517502

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Revised

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9780399517501

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1992

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Heloise

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English

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Trade Paper, Book

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9780399517501

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From Abrasive Cleaners (what's safe, what scratches, what's sensitive) to Zzzzs (seven tips for getting enough sleep) this comprehensive home companion includes brand new hints, time-honored solutions, new twists on old favorites, and peerless advice on: Removing stains from clothing Unstopping drains Fixing squeaky floors Saving supermarket dollars Child-proofing your home Energy conservation Recycling Removing static cling Inexpensive skin moisturizers Using and caring for high-tech equipment Featuring time- and money-saving checklists... Avoiding allergens Preventing income tax mistakes Selling a house Winterizing a car Running a garage sale Shopping for every purchase from groceries to clothes

Readers demanded it, so here it is: a book of priceless hints in dictionary form for people who are so busy they don't even have time to look something up in an index. Included are some new hints, some old favorites, and some new old hints--old favorites with a new twist. The wide array of topics includes removing stains from clothing, unstopping drains, fixing squeaky floors, and saving supermarket dollars. In addition, there are scores of hints on using and caring for the modern home's high-tech equipment, such as microwaves, home computers, VCR's and more. There are also time- and money-saving checklists for avoiding allergens, saving energy, winterizing cars, running a garage sale, avoiding income tax mistakes, and selling a house. Not forgotten are shopping checklists, useful to any consumer, but especially helpful to inexperienced buyers who too often pay more for less. This is the first household self-help book of Heloise's timeless wisdom to be presented in a convenient, easy-to-use dictionary format.


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ISBN-100399517502
ISBN-139780399517501

Key Details
AuthorHeloise
Number Of Pages432 pages
Edition DescriptionRevised
FormatPaperback
Publication Date1992-05-01
LanguageEnglish
PublisherPenguin Group (USA) Incorporated

Additional Details
Copyright Date1992

Dimensions
Weight13.5 Oz
Height1 In.
Width5.6 In.
Length8.2 In.

Target Audience
GroupTrade

Classification Method
LCCN91-043955
LC Classification NumberTX158.H434 1992
Dewey Decimal640
Dewey Edition20

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Heloise Bowles Cruse

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Heloise
BornEloise Bowles
May 4, 1919
DiedDecember 28, 1977 (aged 58)
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityCaucasian
CitizenshipUnited States
OccupationNewspaper columnist, author

Heloise Bowles Cruse (born Eloise Bowles, May 4, 1919 - Dec 28, 1977 [1][2][3]) was the original author of the popular syndicated newspaper column "Hints from Heloise." [2][4][5]

Born in Fort Worth, Texas,[1][4] Bowles married Marshal (Mike) Holman Cruse, a US Air Force Captain[4] (later Colonel) in 1946. Their daughter Ponce Kiah Marchelle Heloise Cruse, born in 1951, is the current "Heloise."[4]

The original column was first published in the Honolulu Advertiser as "Readers' Exchange" in 1959.[1][4] In 1961, King Features syndicated it as "Hints from Heloise,";[4]nearly 600 newspapers carried the column,[1] and, at the time of her death, it was one of three most popular (in terms of syndication) in the United States.[2]

Her book Heloise's Housekeeping Hints was, at half a million copies total, one of the top 10 selling hardcover books in 1963. The book later became the fastest selling paperback in the history of its publisher Pocket Books.[1]

Books[edit]

  • Heloise’s Housekeeping Hints (1962)
  • Heloise’s Kitchen Hints (1963)
  • Heloise All Around the House (1965)
  • Hints For Working Women (1966)
  • Heloise’s Work and Money Savers (1967)

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