The patent of the day combines two useful tools into one. At least for some folks, in our family we have been using various ladders a ton lately as we paint our house. As far as an ironing board goes, well, I can’t honestly remember the last time it was used. Heck, I can’t even tell you where it is…..
From James McKellan of Naugatuck in 1904 a “Combined Ironing-Board and Step-Ladder: