c. 1920: Baby will be unhappy and cross Chris December 18, 2012 1920-1929, Science & technology 1 CommentFavourited 931 times Add to favourites One Response Maggie February 7, 2013 We know now that babies actually do better if they are “taken up whenever they cry” and do better at the family table and in bed with Mama and Papa when young. Regimentation never did well for babies. However, the “Costs of Feeding” made sense then, as it does now. And little was proven (although it was known) about the immune, intelligence, bonding and increased health of the baby fed at the breast by his mother. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.