The cleanliness of the tea towel is a safe criterion to a good house-keeper.
Susanna stood in the doorway, a tea towel in one hand, a cup in the other.
Lycurgus Mason came in with a tea towel in his hands and an apron on.
She threw up once, and I soaked it up with a tea towel that had fussy roses on it.
I never sneaked out the back way to avoid using the tea towel on waiting dishes.
He saw his eldest sister, with the tea towel in her hands, chatting happily with Mrs. Jones.
Dee was ready with a tea towel and Dum put them away, while I put butter and milk in the refrigerator and wiped off the table.