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" In addition to the usual routine of teaching, I taught the pupils to comb their hair, and to keep their hands and faces clean, as well as their clothing. I gave special attention to teaching them the proper use of the tooth-brush and the bath. In all... "
Booker T. Washington in Perspective: Essays of Louis R. Harlan - Page 50
edited by - 2006 - 210 pages
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Up from Slavery: An Autobiography, Volume 3

Booker T. Washington - African American educators - 1901 - 330 pages
...clothing. I gave special attention to teaching them the proper use of the tooth-brush and the bath. In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the tooth-brush, \ and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching....
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Booker T. Washington: Builder of a Civilization

Emmett Jay Scott, Lyman Beecher Stowe - 1916 - 331 pages
...in all your dealings with your neighbors, whether they be white or black." Mr. Washington once said, "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the toothbrush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."...
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Stories of Achievement, Volume 3

Asa Don Dickinson - Biography - 1916
...clothing. I gave special attention to teaching them the proper use of the toothbrush and the bath. In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the toothbrush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching. There...
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Booker T. Washington, Builder of a Civilization

Emmett Jay Scott, Lyman Beecher Stowe - African Americans - 1916 - 331 pages
...in all your dealings with your neighbors, whether they be white or black." Mr. Washington once said, "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the toothbrush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."...
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Papers: The Autobiographical Writings, Volumes 1-14

Booker T. Washington - African Americans - 1972 - 509 pages
...clothing. I gave special attention to teaching them the proper use of the tooth-brush and the bath. In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the tooth-brush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more farreaching. There...
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Booker T. Washington

James Neyland - Education - 1992 - 192 pages
...importance of bathing, keeping clothes clean, and using a toothbrush. In Up from Slavery, he commented: "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the toothbrush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."...
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Booker T. Washington

James Neyland - Education - 1992 - 192 pages
...importance of bathing, keeping clothes clean, and using a toothbrush. In Up from Slavery, he commented: "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the tooth-brush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."...
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The Reckless Decade: America in the 1890s

H.W. Brands - History - 2002 - 375 pages
...reflected the influence of both Mrs. Ruffner and Armstrong. Washington put great store in cleanliness. "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the tooth-brush," he explained later in a widely recounted remark, "and I am convinced that there are few single agencies...
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The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

Richard Wormser - History - 2004 - 224 pages
...the school would succeed. For Washington, personal hygiene was as important as any book knowledge. "In all my teaching, I have watched carefully the influence of the toothbrush and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."...
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Reluctant Modernism: American Thought and Culture, 1880-1900

George Cotkin - History - 2004 - 188 pages
...valuable lesson 1 got at the Hampton Institute was in the use and value of the bath." Moreover, he writes, "In all my teaching I have watched carefully the influence of the tooth-brush, and I am convinced that there are few single agencies of civilization that are more far-reaching."21...
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