Etiquette in Everyday Life (1920s). London: W. Foulsham & Co., Ltd. First edition. Manners in Society: >If you visit, leave your coat and umbrella in the hall. >Do not shake a ladies hand first, let her do it. >Do not stare at people or things in the room. >Do not talk about the weather, talk about music, art, literature, sport. >Cross a room to open a door for a lady.