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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]

Paula Drew: Buffalo's Milkmaid and Hollywood siren

Buffalo News - 20 Jul 2018
At various times through the 1950s, her reports as "The Milk for Heath Milkmaid" were seen on Channels 2 and 4. Aside from being a television spokeswoman, Drew also wrote a weekly column called the "Milky Way," which appeared in newspapers around ...

A simple guide to the wildflowers of Britain

Country Life - 04 Jul 2018
guide to the wildflowers of britain Cuckoo flower. Cardamine pratensis. Or lady's smock, or milkmaids: a film of pastel hue across a damp meadow or grassy verge in late spring. guide to the wildflowers of britain Cornflower Centaurea cyanus. Famously ...

The Summer Trend I'm Just Wild About

whowhatwear.com - 10 Jul 2018
This spring, I talked about my fascination with “nouveau milkmaid tops”—those delicate tops with pretty frills and ruffles you're probably seeing everywhere at the moment. Man Repeller is also on board, boiling down the resurgence of the “somewhat ...

Volusia's last dairy closes

The West Volusia Beacon - 21 Jun 2018
LITTLE MILKMAID — Fieser Dairy co-owner Gerald Fieser helps his granddaughter Mykaela Lankford, 5, feed a calf at the farm in DeLeon Springs during the summer of 2017. In the past few months, Fieser has sold off most of the cows — his end of a deal ...

Affordable Pieces That Are Defining Summer 2018 Style

whowhatwear.com - 12 Jul 2018
I'm personally a fan of everything from white sunglasses and leopard-print swimsuits (which I tried for myself here) to the “nouveau milkmaid tops” that are sweeping my Instagram feed. Ahead shop the best affordable summer trends listed from most ...

'We Work In Hell' -- Russia's Miserable Milkmaids

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 10 Aug 2017
Working on a Russian dairy farm can be tough. It's a dirty job, with low pay, and long hours. Yelena Garayeva describes life as a milkmaid in the Ural village of Shumikha as "hell." But there's one person in the barn who seems to enjoy her job, the cow ...

Kentucky dairy farmers adjust to changing industry

Henry County Local - 04 Jul 2018
Coombs writes about all of this and more on her blog, A Modern Milkmaid. The blog started out as a way for her to share her story, and has since evolved into a marketing firm that helps agriculture-based businesses reach consumers. Coombs offers ...

'Beauty and The Beast Jr.'

Fort Dodge Messenger - 15 Jul 2018
Baker — Madelyn Nelson. Sausage Curl Girl — Allison Jordison. Lady with a cane — Madison Carmody. Lady with baby — Sarah Lindstrom. Candle Man — Mackenzie Lambert. Hat Seller — Kate Tyre. Milkmaid — Briley Singer. Shepherd Boy — Arthur Lund.

Earl Sande: Hall of Fame Jockey, Leading Trainer, Racing Legend

America's Best Racing - 02 Jul 2018
That partnership supplied Sande with a steady string of top-class mounts, including the talented sprinter Billy Kelly, the classy filly Milkmaid, and even the 1919 Triple Crown winner Sir Barton, though Sande was not in the saddle for Sir Barton's ...

Patience, directed by Ruben van Kempen

CHS Blog (blog) - 22 Jun 2018
Director Ruben van Kempen and Maestro Bernard Kwiram lead a delightful new production of this rollicking comedy – featuring rapturous maidens, handsome and moody poets, a platoon of enthusiastic British Dragoon Guards, and the local milkmaid who ...

The end to a French cheese tradition?

BBC News - 19 Jun 2018
In the heart of Normandy's Pays d'Auge region, about an hour's drive inland from the D-Day beaches on France's northern coast, lies the 200-person village of Camembert, surrounded by white-and-brown cows grazing in lush green pastures. It is here that, ...

Before Ogbeh imports ox semen

Daily Trust - 25 Jun 2018
Sour milk, which the milkmaids call kindirmo, is the economic mainstay of millions of pastoral families. They sell the sour milk and they use the proceeds to buy grain and soup ingredients to take back to the rugga. When we were growing up, Fulani ...

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