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49,218. The price of cotton plummeted ... Linen was really hit hard. Although linen came from a home-grown product – flax – unlike cotton which was imported. The linen industry in France and Belgium had remained unchanged for hundreds of years. Ronald Top, More Industrial Revelations: Europe - Cotton, Linen and Rope
49,219. Mass production had reached the linen industry but perhaps a little too late. It never truly recovered from cotton’s competition. ibid.
49,220. Wash your soiled linen in private. Napoleon Bonaparte
49,221. If a man has a tent made of linen of which the apertures have all been stopped up, and be it twelve bracchia across [over twenty-five feet] and twelve in depth, he will be able to throw himself down from any height without sustaining injury. Leonardo da Vinci
49,222. She makes coverings for her bed; she is clothed in fine linen and purple. (Linen & Bed) Proverbs 31:22