Light A Match In The Wind Cut thin shavings on the match towards its striking end, as shown in the picture. On lighting the match the curled strips will catch fire at once, and the flame is stronger, and has a better chance.
HOW TO FELL A TREE “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 EXTRACT A SPLINTER “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 flesh, and steam will soon draw out the splinter.