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shaped brim and a blsck -taffeta ta-m
o'shanter crown. This has bunches
of forget-me-nots at the back and
One of the very-flat shapes is of
cream colored leghorn"braid. Across
the front is a broad band of pale lav
ender uncut velvet, the same velvet
forming.a bow at the back, where the
shape turns up abruptly. Long wheat
ears and field flowers are placed at
both sides of the crown, and a couple
of wheat ears are unturned with the
bow at the back.
A beautiful summer lingerie hat
has already made irsanpearance and
it is striking in many ways. It is
made of white or black net, with a
wired ruffle forming the brim. White
rcses with black hearts make the
whole crown, while white leaves are
used instead of jjreen.
A light tan straw hat covered with
cream chitfon and' pushed up on one
side to disclose yellow flowers, a bow
with streaming vends and an ostrich
feather in brown does not sound as
fetching as it looks when worn
perched" over the left eye of a pretty
Ohio has a woman tax assessor.
Japan contains 500,000 factory
In Singapore women are employed
as road builders.
There are four women who are
now members of the Chinese parlia
ment. It is said, that a woman has drawn
the design for Canberra, the new cap
ital of federated Australia.
In Sweden, where women have al
ways had many rights, there is a law-
being urged which" provides that
women propose marriage, when dis-";
Women's clubs in Arkansas will
take an active part in assisting, by
the initiative, to secure "an advanced
child labor law for the state.
"Seeing is believing," quoted
"Oh, I don't know. I see men every"'
day whom I wouldn't believe under
oath." Cincinnati Enquirer.
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