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Wash Day "Yes dears, come on, we have room right here in Halfmoon Bay for a few good girls, although we are usually pretty well stocked with the commodities. But there is no end of good things including a husband for the right kind of girls who will come. Girls who are pretty and of a modest retiring disposition, yet with spunk enough in their makeup to takle the family washtub successfully once each week...."
July 19, 1890 The Coast Advocate