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Foolproof Bachelor Budget, Gaylin Morgan Aug 2017

Foolproof Bachelor Budget, Gaylin Morgan

The Iowa Homemaker

The popularity of the cooperative living system known as the Bachelor Apartment seems to be growing rapidly. It claims at least two advantages: economy and complete freedom for those who feel that peaceful coexistence with a member of the opposite sex would be impossible or impractical.


The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.7, Gaylin Morgan, Joy Reese, Sherry Stoddard, Dan Taylor, Diane Sharbo, Bob Mcdonough, Don Wishart, Sylvia Noid, Laveda Jansonius, Barb Pierson Aug 2017

The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.7, Gaylin Morgan, Joy Reese, Sherry Stoddard, Dan Taylor, Diane Sharbo, Bob Mcdonough, Don Wishart, Sylvia Noid, Laveda Jansonius, Barb Pierson

The Iowa Homemaker

Foolproof Bachelor Budget, Gaylin Morgan, page 4

A “Lone Male”, Joy Reese, page 5

It All Started With ADAM, Sherry Stoddard, page 6

Going Forth, Dan Taylor, page 9

Bottled Beauty Since 1600 B.C., Diane Sharbo, page 10

What’s the Matter?, Bob MacDonough, page 11

The Awful Beginning, Don Wishart, page 12

Found: Scientific Formula for Women, page 15

When Men Entertain, Sylvia Noid, page 16

The Man Behind “the lady from Hancock”, LaVeda Jansonius, page 16

“We Want Steak!”, Barb Pierson, page 17


The Homemaker Is Yours, Doris S. Post Aug 2017

The Homemaker Is Yours, Doris S. Post

The Iowa Homemaker

Home economics students as a group are unaware of many of the services and activities of the Homemaker. 1962 is a big year for your magazine! This is the 40th Anniversary year of its publication.


Dear Sir, Will You Hire Me?, Barbara Pierson Aug 2017

Dear Sir, Will You Hire Me?, Barbara Pierson

The Iowa Homemaker

"Letters, we get letters ... " may soon become the theme song of employers across the country as they are deluged by thousands of letters from hopeful job applicants. If you are attempting to obtain your first working experience as a college graduate or if you want to find a summer job, your success in acquiring a position may depend upon the impression that you create in your first application letter.


Alumnae In The News, Diane Sharbo Aug 2017

Alumnae In The News, Diane Sharbo

The Iowa Homemaker

Fascinating people, ideas, and words have come from the Home Economics Journalism Department It is evident that journalism is unlimited in its scope. Current, stimulating developments in the home economics field continually offer a variety of topics for the journalist.


Communication In Business, Rachel Davis Aug 2017

Communication In Business, Rachel Davis

The Iowa Homemaker

Three days in Minneapolis, Minn., created new dimensions for junior and senior experimental foods majors. For most of the girls, this was a first close look at business home economists on the job.


A Good Cook Never Meets A Stranger, Bernice Burns Aug 2017

A Good Cook Never Meets A Stranger, Bernice Burns

The Iowa Homemaker

The noted Irish writer, Maura Laverty, feels strongly that, "ingredients, skill and equipment are not so important to good cooking as a lively interest in human beings. . . Show me a woman who is really interested in her fellow-creatures and I'll show you a woman who can make an attractive meal out of a tin of bully-beef," she writes in her book, Kind Cooking.


Tested Recipe For Teaching, Ann Sindt Aug 2017

Tested Recipe For Teaching, Ann Sindt

The Iowa Homemaker

Dr. \Vilma Brewer, new head of the Food and Nutrition Department, has developed a basic recipe to promote favorable instructor-student communication. It consists of a mutual understanding, "aids" for the presentation of knowledge, and the spice of the instructor's personality.


Your Dollar Goes A Long Way, Jan Dodds Aug 2017

Your Dollar Goes A Long Way, Jan Dodds

The Iowa Homemaker

I feel abused. I'm neglected. Home economics students give me away every fall and then don't pay any more attention to me.


Your Culture- The Only One?, Anita Bask Aug 2017

Your Culture- The Only One?, Anita Bask

The Iowa Homemaker

It is unusual for a citizen of any country, living in the year 1962, never to have heard a foreign language or to have seen a member of a race different from his own.


Speak Through Suiboku, Jan Wheeler Aug 2017

Speak Through Suiboku, Jan Wheeler

The Iowa Homemaker

H you should one day settle down with a fude or two, a suzuri, some kami, and a piece of sumi, you might stumble onto a whole new world of beauty and enjoyment. These strange-sounding things are the instruments of suiboku, an oriental art technique which is centuries old.


What's A "Senior Packet"?, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn Aug 2017

What's A "Senior Packet"?, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn

The Iowa Homemaker

It's easy to recognize the communication problems between engineers and home economists or chemists and architects, but there are other areas where difficulty in maintaining contact is not so obvious. One of the trouble spots is between the home economist in extension and the high school home economics teacher.


The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.6, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, Jan Wheeler, Anita Bask, Jan Dodds, Ann Sindt, Bernice Burns, Rachel Davis, Diane Sharbo Aug 2017

The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.6, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, Jan Wheeler, Anita Bask, Jan Dodds, Ann Sindt, Bernice Burns, Rachel Davis, Diane Sharbo

The Iowa Homemaker

What’s A “Senior Packet”?, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, page 4

Speak Through Suiboku, Jan Wheeler, page 5

Your Culture – the Only One?, Anita Bask, page 6

Your Dollar Goes A Long Way, Jan Dodds, page 7

Tested Recipe for Teaching, Ann Sindt, page 8

A New View of the World, page 9

A Good Cook Never Meets A Stranger, Bernice Burns, page 12

ISU Graduate Still Studying, page 12

Communication in Business, Rachel Davis, page 13

Alumnae in the News, Diane Sharbo, page 14


Alii Nui Provides Last-Minute Gift Idea, Anne Collison Aug 2017

Alii Nui Provides Last-Minute Gift Idea, Anne Collison

The Iowa Homemaker

From the land of coconut palms and coral reefs emerges the muu-muu. The contribution of our 50th state is quickly becoming a college classic lounge and study uniform.


Phi Upsilon Omicron, Joy Reese Aug 2017

Phi Upsilon Omicron, Joy Reese

The Iowa Homemaker

Yellow and white are the colors of Phi Upsilon Omicron, and the girls wearing ribbons of these hues this month are new pledges of the fraternity.


Gay Gifts Inside And Out, Jan Wheeler Aug 2017

Gay Gifts Inside And Out, Jan Wheeler

The Iowa Homemaker

Tie on a shining bow or tack on a shimmering bangle when you're wrapping packages for those special people this coming Christmas, and watch the shine in their eyes. The joy both you and they will know through the time and care you take will more than match your extra efforts. So gather up your supplies, and lock yourself away with your imagination.


Here Now The Bells, Sweet, Silver Bells, Marsha Barron Aug 2017

Here Now The Bells, Sweet, Silver Bells, Marsha Barron

The Iowa Homemaker

The bells of the campanile which can be heard from January to December assume a significant meaning during Christmas time. They ring with special tidings and joy during this season, playing traditional tunes of the holidays. The chimes which resound are similar to those of old with many of the special customs attached.


Home Economics Council Claims National Officer, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn Aug 2017

Home Economics Council Claims National Officer, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn

The Iowa Homemaker

One Iowa State girl hasn't yet caught the disease plaguing prospective graduates of the University. Joyce Cryder has successfully avoided the "senioritis" bug. Adjusting to a new school, participating in activities here, and acting as National College Clubs Section Secretary of the American Home Economics Association keeps her immune to lethargy.


Are Co-Ops For Isu?, Judy Godden Aug 2017

Are Co-Ops For Isu?, Judy Godden

The Iowa Homemaker

Co-ops may not be a word unfamiliar to persons who attend Iowa State University. Often they are the means by which small businesses eliminate the middle-man and work together to reduce the cost of production.


Mats Motifs Mailboxes Made Of Felt, Sharon Sherman Aug 2017

Mats Motifs Mailboxes Made Of Felt, Sharon Sherman

The Iowa Homemaker

Approaching holidays, especially Christmas, may send the homemaker, or the future homemaker, into a frenzy as she considers the time- and money-consuming task of decorating. If you are one of the many who "just can't think of a clever idea" for party, tea, or home, we have a tip for you- do it with felt.


Study Buddies, Barbara Strang Aug 2017

Study Buddies, Barbara Strang

The Iowa Homemaker

It's open season for snacking! Today's small appliances offer a fine and easy way to entertain your dorm friends or sorority sisters at late evening snacks, birthday parties or Sunday evening meals.


Creating The Air Of Christmas, Ann Sindt Aug 2017

Creating The Air Of Christmas, Ann Sindt

The Iowa Homemaker

The Yuletide spirit comes alive every year when pines are decked with lights and·ornaments, boughs of evergreen are hung on front . doors, and bright red candles illuminate the Creche on mantle pieces. As expressed by Miss Emelda Kunau, assistant professor of applied art, "It is getting ready for the holiday that sets the proper mood."


Foods From Faculty Files, Diane Sharbo Aug 2017

Foods From Faculty Files, Diane Sharbo

The Iowa Homemaker

Good foods are included in every family's Christmas plans. Although famous hostesses are usually reluctant to share the recipes which have won them their reputation, we have managed to secure favorite recipes from faculty members in the Home Economics College at Iowa State.


What Do You Know About The World Situation?, Leslie Graham Aug 2017

What Do You Know About The World Situation?, Leslie Graham

The Iowa Homemaker

Twenty-one senior women are taking a course this quarter that is refreshingly unique. No other course of its kind is available in Iowa. Topics discussed in the course vary from "ethical overtones and their effect on families of today" to "the effectiveness of education is strengthening the family."


Letter To The Editor, Lois Davidson Aug 2017

Letter To The Editor, Lois Davidson

The Iowa Homemaker

Dear Editor and Fellow Home Economists,

I had been chosen last year to receive a four-week fellowship sponsored by the Danforth Foundation, which was founded by the late Wm. H. Danforth. This, for me, has proved to be the most enriching experience of my life.


The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.5, Diane Sharbo, Ann Sindt, Barb Strang, Sharon Sherman, Judy Godden, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, Marsha Barron, Jan Wheeler, Joy Reese, Anne Collison Aug 2017

The Iowa Homemaker Vol.41, No.5, Diane Sharbo, Ann Sindt, Barb Strang, Sharon Sherman, Judy Godden, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, Marsha Barron, Jan Wheeler, Joy Reese, Anne Collison

The Iowa Homemaker

Letter to the Editor, page 5

What Do YOU Know About the World Situation?, page 5

Foods from Faculty Files, Diane Sharbo, page 6

Creating the Air of Christmas, Ann Sindt, page 8

Study Buddies, Barb Strang, page 9

Mat, Motifs, Mailboxes, Made of Felt, Sharon Sherman, page 10

Are Co-ops for ISU?, Judy Godden, page 11

Home Economics Council Claims National Officer, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn, page 12

Hear Now the Bells, Sweet, Silver Bells, Marsha Barron, page 13

Gay Gifts Inside and Out, Jan Wheeler, page 14

Phi Upsilon Omicron, Joy Reese, page 16

Alii Nui Provides Last-Minute Gift ...


Stereotype Has Changed- Is It Accurate?, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn Aug 2017

Stereotype Has Changed- Is It Accurate?, Mary Ellen Muckenhirn

The Iowa Homemaker

Did you know you were featured in the September issue of Mademoiselle? Perhaps in the confusion of cramming into your car the necessities of life for fall quarter at Iowa State, you missed reading "Young Tycoons of Kitchenland: Home Economists in Business."


From Blenders To Hair Dryers, Sharon Sherman Aug 2017

From Blenders To Hair Dryers, Sharon Sherman

The Iowa Homemaker

Toaster, portable mixer, coffeemaker, waffle iron, blender, rotisserie - this sounds like a bride-to-be doing a little wishful thinking. Actually, they are part of the list of appliances studied in Household Equipment 208, Small Equipment.


Uniquely Yours, Jan Wheeler Aug 2017

Uniquely Yours, Jan Wheeler

The Iowa Homemaker

Did you ever have that feeling that the Christmas cards you sent all had the wrong addresses on them and were being returned - and actually, it was just that your friends had chosen the same box of greetings as you had - and you were receiving the same type that you had mailed?


More Faculty Faces, Mary Mckennan Aug 2017

More Faculty Faces, Mary Mckennan

The Iowa Homemaker

This month we announce five more of the new home economics faculty members. These women represent the diversity of educational and professional backgrounds found among members of the staff.