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It’s a Funny Old World

Some jaw-dropping mid-20th century advice for wives – concerning such matters as serving hubby’s dinner on time – were unearthed by The Daily Mail.

Here’s a sample of the tips from the Rev AH Tyrer in his 1951 manual Sex Satisfaction And Happy Marriage:

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