This Taylor ad was among a collection of (some food-oriented) 1950's
magazine ads that appeared today on the AOL home page. I was in elementary school at the time but these help me appreciate that my own mother was independent before her time. If the yolk broke when she fried eggs, that was the one she served to my father. It was years before it occurred to him to ask what made the broken one his. The answer was a withering glare.