Ten pieces of old-school etiquette advice that seem bizarre today

Before the smiley face there was the smiley phone voice

06 June 2021 - 00:00 By Sunday Times Lifestyle Desk

It benefits society when we’re polite to each other, but who really makes the rules? Here is some strange etiquette advice from past centuries from the book, The Habits of Good Society: A Handbook of Etiquette for Ladies and Gentlemen:

1880: A lady shouldn't have more than one glass of champagne … Ha! As if!..

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