Grammy R explains diaper maintenance, circa 1945:
Step 1: Scrape poop from dirty diaper into toilet.
Step 2: Throw diaper into a pail of water and deoderizer.
Step 3: After pail fills up, scrub diapers in bathtub using washboard.
Step 4: Put scrubbed diapers into large pot on stove.
Step 5: Bring to a boil.
Step 6: Hang diapers on clothes line to dry.
Repeat bi-weekly for approximately 3 years.