This morning she came running over crying that her vacuum-cleaner was chasing her all over the house.
The vacuum-cleaner was at that period the last word of civilisation, and the first agency for it was being set up in Bursley.
I told all I knew, and a good bit more, and I sucked in information like a vacuum-cleaner.
Denry explained the vacuum-cleaner to the housewives, who had got no further than a Ewbank.
Of course it takes forty-eight hours to buy a vacuum-cleaner, doesn't it?