Basin Bath By Light Of The Oil Lamp National Geographic, Aug/47 This Northwest Angle, Minnesota mommy suds up her baby on a Saturday night in a metal basin near the kitchen stove. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 9 thoughts on “Basin Bath By Light Of The Oil Lamp” Add yours I love that stove. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply At least we had electricity when I was that age. I still remember our metal basin. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply That just looks so uncomfortable! LikeLike Reply Once properly cleaned and seasoned she popped him into the oven for 2 hours at 375 degrees. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I know Northerners are odd, but they’re not cannibals! LikeLike Reply As a Northerner I will be taking offense at your odd comment. (No, I won’t. But am curious how we are odd? 😉 ) Though at least you know we do not eat each other. LikeLiked by 1 person You know I’m teasing. Southerners are odd cats, too. LikeLike We have a better bath situation and yet I don’t look half as classy as she does in that lovely dress and her hair done up so nicely. And I for sure didn’t smile like that when I gave my kids baths. I shiver from the cold just looking at that picture. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I shiver, too! She does look classy. Her husband was a pilot of the only airplane in the city, so she had to stay classy for him. 😉 LikeLike Reply Observation and Interpretation: Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.