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EIGHTY USES FOR OLD NEWSPAPER

  1.   use as an umbrella when caught in the rain 2.   protect car seats from muddy or wet clothing 3.   spread over outdoor benches to protect clothing 4.   put into loose shoes to tighten 5.   stuff in leather shoes to preserve the shape 6.   stuff in wet shoes overnight to dry and deodorize 7.   crumple and place in the suitcase for a couple of weeks to remove stale odors 8.   use as a mat when polishing shoes 9.   stuff hats to keep their shape 10.  stuff leather handbags in storage 11.  wrap around candle bottoms so they'll fit holders tighter 12.  store records between sheets 13.  use as padding under a table cloth 14.  cover store windows when remodeling 15.  cover furniture when away on vacation  16.  cover furniture when sanding or painting 17.  spread on the floor underneath the rug when shampooing 18.  dampen and spread over window-panes  before  painting 19.  use to dry and polish window after washing 20.  dampen a bit and use to clean typewriter keys 21.  make a hat wh
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60 SALT HACKS

  Although you may not realize it, simple table salt has a great number of uses other than simply seasoning your food.  The following list will give you sixty uses of salt, many of which you probably didn't realize: 1.  Soak stained hankies in salt water before washing. 2.  Sprinkle salt on your shelves to keep ants away. 3.  Soak fish in saltwater before descaling;  the scales will come off easier. 4.  Put a few grains of rice in your  salt shaker for easier pouring. 5.  Add salt to green salads to prevent wilting. 6.  Test the freshness of eggs in a cup of saltwater;  fresh eggs sink;  bad ones float. 7.  Add a little salt to your boiling water when cooking eggs;  a cracked egg will stay in its shell this way. 8.  A tiny pinch of salt with egg whites makes them beat up fluffier. 9.  Soak wrinkled apples in a mildly salted water solution to perk them up. 10.  Rub salt on your pancake griddle and your  flapjacks won't stick. 11.  Soak toothbrushes in salt water before you first

60 VINEGAR HACKS

  1.  Arthritis tonic and treatment; 2 spoonfuls of apple cider vinegar and honey in a glass of water several times daily. 2.  Thirst-quenching drink:  apple cider vinegar mixed with cold water. 3.  Sagging cane chairs:  sponge them with a hot solution of half vinegar and half water.  Place the chairs out in the hot sun to dry. 4.  Skin burns:  apply ice cold vinegar right away for fast relief.  Will prevent burn blisters. 5.  Add a spoonful of vinegar to the cooking water to make cauliflower white and clean. 6.  Storing cheese:  keep it fresh longer by wrapping it in a vinegar-soaked cloth and keeping it in a sealed container. 7.  Remove stains from stainless steel and chrome with a vinegar-dampened cloth. 8.  Rinse glasses and dishes in water and vinegar to remove spots and film. 9.  Prevent grease build-up in your oven by frequently wiping it with vinegar. 10.  Wipe jars of preserves and canned food with vinegar to prevent mold-producing bacteria. 11.  To eliminate mildew, dust, and