Jiffy Crocheted Cloth : This pattern gives directions to crochet the cloth pictured. Create this design as a round tablecloth or centerpiece doily. The table cloth can be made either of two strands of Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton worked together, or of a single strand of Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton or of No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton. The choice of cotton governs the size and texture of cloth. Directions are given telling where to end off to make two sizes in each material.
This is a Mail Order Design Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Laura Wheeler 2530 in 1940. "This useful 65 inch cloth in pineapple design can be made in two other sizes".
MEDIUM WEIGHT CLOTHS - APPROXIMATELY 42 INCHES AND 26 INCHES IN DIAMETER MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS: A 42-inch cloth requires 3 (700 yard) skeins, a 26-inch cloth requires 2 skeins of Mercerized Crochet and Knitting Cotton No. 7 steel crochet hook. For this cloth work with only a single strand of cotton.
FINE DOILIES - APPROXIMATELY 30 INCHES AND 18 INCHES IN DIAMETER MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS: A 30-inch doily requires 9 (150 yard) balls, an 18-inch doily requires 5 balls of No. 30 Mercerized Crochet Cotton No. 10 steel crochet hook. For this cloth work with only a single strand of cotton.