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Lifehacks from
100 Years Ago.
HOW TO MAKE A FIRE EXTINGUISHER
Dissolve one pound of salt and half a pound of sat
ammonia: in two quarts bywater and bottler's liquor in
thin glass bottles holding about a quart each. Should a tire
break out, dash one or more of the bottles into the blames,
and any serious outbreak will probably be averted.
HOW TO EXTRACT A SPLINTER
6' Waitig'
Fill a wide mouthed bottle with hot water nearly to the
brim. and press affected part of hand tightly against
mouth of bottle. The suction will pull down the elesh, and
steam will soon draw out the splinter.
HOW TO PRESERVE EGGS
Eggs for preserving must be newly laid, and by simply put-
ting these into a box or tin of dry the eggs
right in the salt and keeping it in a cool dry place __ it is
possible to preserve than for a very long period. No air
whatever should be allowed to get to the shell.
HOW TO FELLATING
GULLAH MNR.
CIGAR res
Having decided which side you wish the tree to fall, cut
alternatively a downward and inward cut as shown. When
about half through, proceed to cut the other side a few
inches higher, and finally pull tree down by means of ropes.
HOW TO STOP A MAD DOG
A scout' s staff, a or even a handkerchief or hat
may be held before you as shown. The dog invariably
endeavours to paw down your defense before biting, thus
giving you the opportunity of disabling him by a kick.
HOW TO KEEP PLANTS WATERED
WHILE AWAY ON HOLIDAY.
S CIGARETTES
KEEPING _ WATERED
Fill a large pail with water, and stand it a little above the
level of the plants and group round or near as many plants
as practical. Loosely plait two or three strands of wool
together, immerse completely in water, and place one
end in the pail, weighted, and touching the bottom.
Rest the other end on the soil: a separate plait of wool is
advisable for each pot.
HOW TO LIGHT A MATCH m THE WIND
The of lighting a match in a wind can be
to a great extent overcome if thin shavings are dirst cut on
the match towards its striking end, as shown in the picture.
On lighting the match the curled strips catch fire at once;
the flame is stronger and has a better chance.
HOW TO LIGHT A MATCH m THE WIND
r' Mla% artig
Fasten a strong rope to a tree and let a boy swim across the
stream and fasten the other end to a tree on an opposite
bank. Make the chair, fasten it to a running loop ora block
pulley, and by means are light rope fastened to the middle
of (the) chair and held by a scout at each end, those unable
to swim are safely passed over.
HOW TO RESCUE SOMEONE
FROM ELECTRIC SHOCK.
In rescuing a person touched by a "live wire" do not
attempt to take hold of him if he is still grasping the wire,
unless your hands are protected by rubber gloves, a
coat, or several thicknesses of dry cloth.
Stand on glass or dry wood, and try and have (the) current
switched off, and send at once for a doctor.
HOW TO MAKE A WATER FILTER
OGDEN' 8 CIGARETTES.
A. Fane sand. C. Small stones.
A USEFUL
ENEXT/ ’ FILTER.
A most handy and efficacious Mer can be made out of an
ordinary perfectly clean zinc water pail, through the bottom
of which a hole has been drilled and a small pipe fitted. The
water percolates through the layers of fine and coarse sand,
and clean picked gravel and stones, with which the pail is
illed, filtering through to the bottom in a clear state.
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#6 - grandtheftkoala **User deleted account** (07/24/2013) [+] (4 replies)
I don't know, this could be useful
#27 - raquelian (07/25/2013) [+] (4 replies)
User avatar #3 - djrainbowdash (07/24/2013) [+] (2 replies)
I really wish I knew the splinter one beforehand. Tweezers are a pain in the ass.
#8 to #3 - xxxsonic fanxxx (07/24/2013) [-]
I hope you meant that metaphorically.
#33 - marluxia (07/25/2013) [+] (1 reply)
how ironic, nicola tesla getting electricuted
User avatar #1 - dabronydude (07/24/2013) [+] (4 replies)
dude,
that one about the splinter, if it works, is super handy to know...
#18 - rakaka (07/25/2013) [+] (35 replies)
>See post with boy scouts
>Boy Scout pride
#77 - justbrandonreally (07/25/2013) [-]
I feel a strange urge to take up smoking.
I feel a strange urge to take up smoking.
#117 - maddogarchie (07/25/2013) [+] (7 replies)
My weakness has been revealed!
My weakness has been revealed!
#134 to #117 - jvcjvc (07/25/2013) [-]
it is crates
it is crates
#62 - JudasLitl (07/25/2013) [+] (2 replies)
that second one is some seriously complicated ass way to light a match in the wind   
   
gif for your viewing pleasure
that second one is some seriously complicated ass way to light a match in the wind

gif for your viewing pleasure
#91 - sircopperman (07/25/2013) [+] (1 reply)
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#120 - xxxsonic fanxxx (07/25/2013) [-]
these're all very interesting... i'm gonna have a cigarette now
#131 - apollyonyagami (07/25/2013) [+] (1 reply)
#133 to #131 - jvcjvc (07/25/2013) [-]
Kick the dog in the head before it bites you.
#50 - noschool ONLINE (07/25/2013) [+] (1 reply)
Will these still work even if i'm not dressed like a boy scout?
User avatar #151 - TheSnakeShitter (07/25/2013) [-]
What's with all the Boy Scouts and the cigarettes? I used to be a boy scout and i got kicked out for smoking
User avatar #136 - djgeeza (07/25/2013) [-]
And now to relax with a relaxing, medicinal cigarette.
#14 - flomyflo (07/24/2013) [+] (2 replies)
The order of the rocks/sand are reversed. You should put the finest sand at the bottom, coarse sand on top of it and etc.

You might as well only use the finest sand if you put them like told in the picture. The fine sand will get to the bottom anyways.
User avatar #20 to #14 - HAwAII (07/25/2013) [-]
won't the sand... i don't know, fall through the hole on the bottom of the pan?
User avatar #125 - ttritt (07/25/2013) [-]
And they said tobacco companies were bad.
#156 - andovaredoras (07/25/2013) [+] (1 reply)
But...I dont want to kick a dog..Even if its attacking me..
#95 - youcantthumbmedown (07/25/2013) [+] (18 replies)
Try to thumb me down faggots. 9gag 4 life
#110 to #95 - icanthumbyoudown (07/25/2013) [-]
Yes I can.
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