White Elephants.

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    Article comparing certain personal habits (e.g., excessive concern with housekeeping) to "white elephant" gifts, which take up room and must be cared for but give no pleasure. Accompanying photograph depicts a Southeast Asian man riding an elaborately dressed elephant. (Bottom of page 77 incorrectly identifies the issue as 1.1, October 1935. It is from the December 1935 issue, 1.3.)
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