However, sometimes you come across some old traditions that you simply can’t believe people ever followed — like these odd dating rituals throughout history.
But what women in the 1950s were expected to do for their husbands? Well, those traditions have certainly flown right out the window!
In May of 1955, Housekeeping Monthly supposedly published an article entitled, “The Good Wife’s Guide,” detailing all the ways that a wife should act and how best she can be a partner to her husband and a mother to her children.
While we couldn’t find a hard copy of the article, we were able to find screen captures of the words online!
It may feel a little strange to accept these rules today, but it remains so interesting to see how society once behaved.
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