A milkmaid (or milk maid) was a girl or woman employed t... - dofaq.com

A milkmaid (or milk maid) was a girl or woman employed t...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
A milkmaid (or milk maid) was a girl or woman employed to milk dairy cows.[citation needed] She also used the milk to prepare dairy products such as cream, butter, and cheese. Many large houses employed milkmaids instead of having other staff do the work. The term milkmaid is not the female equivalent of milkman in the sense of one who delivers milk to the consumer; it is the female equivalent of milkman in the sense of cowman.[citation needed]

Why I'll be Mike Glennon's Last Cheerleader

Windy City Gridiron - 13 Sep 2017
I knew what my teammates would be saying about the Milk Maid. Mike Glennon is a better athlete than I ever was. But he's still goofy-looking to the point that everyone—perhaps especially Bears fans—makes fun of it. The fact that he was able to grow ...

3 Signs That This Neckline Will Be The Next Big Thing

The Debrief - 23 Sep 2017
If you fancy riffing on the neckline's intuitive feminine milkmaid vibe, then it's yours for the taking. But, if you're willing to turn up the heat, it doesn't take much. Though it doesn't seem it, a square neckline is as adaptable as you want to make ...

Memories flood back for Richmond High classes of the '40s

Richmond News - 20 Sep 2017
The event was primarily organized by alumni from the school's class of '48, including Neil Collins and Marjorie (McKay) Bullinger, who, as well as her mother being a Milkmaid on Richmond's famous and fearsome women's lacrosse team of the '20s and '30s, ...

Rochelle Humes looks flawless in make-up free gym video

hellomagazine.com - 20 Sep 2017
Rochelle also enjoys playing around with different hairstyles, which have recently included volume-heavy curls, a sleek, straight do and pretty milkmaid braids – that were styled by the star's mum, Roz Wiseman. Showing off her chic braid in an ...

By royal appointment

The Australian - 22 Sep 2017
It was here that Marie Antoinette first saw the picturesque fake farmhouses known as hameau that inspired her to have a hamlet of her own at Versailles so she could hang out with her friends playing at being milkmaids. There's a painting of her in the ...

Review: Patience

Sacramento News & Review - 14 Sep 2017
There is the puling milkmaid Patience (Kate Murphy), who doesn't like poetry at all, but who is loved by both poets nevertheless. And then there are the dragoon guards (though—I'm sorry—they look more like hotel bellhops) who used to be engaged to ...

Legendale, a different kind of musical.

Dayton City Paper - 12 Sep 2017
When Andy gets back to his desk, all of the good Legendale characters are taken, and he is stuck taking on the role of the lowly milkmaid (Abby Church) —the most pathetic character in the game. Legendale is one-part coming of age romantic comedy and ...

Topsy-turvy farce coming to Hillcrest Center

Thousand Oaks Acorn - 17 Sep 2017
Bunthorne, a fleshy poet, is in love with milk maid Patience, but she prefers Grosvenor, the idyllic poet. The ladies of the town have deserted their fiancés to swoon over Bunthorne's bad poetry. The play is a reminder that following fads is a flighty ...

Clock inquiries tick on, painting another mystery

Otago Daily Times - 27 Aug 2017
Mrs Ibbotson also inherited a small oil painting of a milkmaid which had belonged to her Hainsworth parents and grandparents. It is signed with the initials G.F.D. There is a handwritten note attached to the back which describes the career of Sir ...

The woman who read Auckland visits two libraries by the sea

New Zealand Herald - 08 Sep 2017
Still, the three tiers of Matchbox toys, courtesy of someone called Richard, are impressive (a 1950s Matchbox Milkmaid!), the book bingo is a great idea and the children's rocking lion is a magnificent beast. But I'm being unfair; any library compared ...

What's New