The late Betty Massingham took a course in floristy and subsequently held exhibitions of flower arrangements. She wrote several books on this subject. She also wrote a full-length biography of Gertrude Jekyll 'Miss Jekyll'(Country Life).
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In an affair of such importance as taking the first steps in wedded happiness – or the reverse – it is as well that the wisdom of our ancestors is at our disposal. Wise readers still unmarried will treasure up for future reference what is here set down, and may one of these days look back on their first acquaintance with the following notes as one of the fortunate circumstances of their lives.
Have a wedding this Spring? Summer party or a big date you’ve been waiting for? Are you ready for it? Arthur Murray, renowned dance teacher and popularity coach wrote The Popularity Book: How to Win and Keep Friends providing advice and wisdom from the Greatest Generation on all social matters –How do you stick up? What’s your social IQ from 1944?
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