Mind your manners

Breidenbach, Susan
October 1998
Network World;10/19/98, Vol. 15 Issue 42, p101
Trade Publication
Presents pointers on proper table etiquette. Includes resting and all-finished position that sends the right signal to the waiter; Appropriate way of eating bread; Making or receiving a toast; Proper way of holding a wine glass.


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