What was the "housewife" expected to do in the 1950's?

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  • Created on: 13-02-20 19:04
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  • 1950's Housewife
    • Tidy home
    • Neat and quiet children
      • "Seen and not heard"
    • Greet your husband at the door
      • Don't nag/harass him
    • His topic/day is more important/interesting than yours
    • Don't question his actions
      • If he stays out all night
      • If he just throws away his dinner
    • Make sure you look appealing for your husband
      • Freshen up before he comes home
      • Glamour
        • Emulate 1950's movie stars


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