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the brim of the hat pictured measures
36 1-2 inches. The loose wires are
brought up to meet it and tied as in
Directly in front the height meas
ures 4 inches, at the back 5 1-2 in
ches, at the left side it is 6 1-2 in
ches, at the right side 2 3-4 inches.
Of course, if this brim proves too high
for becomingness it can be made a
"Where -the dents in the brim are
made, and this can be done by plac
ing the frame on the head and fol
lowing the picture (Pig. 4), stay
wires are run up and tied.
The frame proper, made of rice net
or willow cloth, is formed on this wire
mold. Directions for making it will
be given in the next lesson.
1 AMERICAN GIRL WILL TEACH
ATHLETICS IN CHINA
COST OF HOME-MADE HAT, $5.84
One bolt frame wire ? .20
One sheet willowcloth 20
"Wire nippers 85
Velvet, 2 yards 4.00
Silver ribbon, 1 yards 30
Lining silk, yard 19
Milliners' needles, package ... .10
Three-dollar velvet, of course,
would make a handsomer hat. Os
trich plumes or black velvet-moire
ribbon could be-used for trimming at
a slight increase in cost. The bolt
of frame wire will be enough for sev
Sir: I am a native of Galicia, and
know how to pronounce PrzemysL
Here it is:
P Must be hard, like in president
RZ Sound like sh in shame.
E Sound like in Emma.
M Sound like M in Manhattan.
Y Sound like i in the word Lib
erty. S Sound like in the word Sound
L Like the 1 in the word Liberty.
The above is correct Joseph H.
Miss Freeda Boss, crack tennis
player, best swimmer and best hockey
player m the University of Wiscon
sin, is on her way to China to teach
the girls of the Orient to swing a
hockey stick and take a "high dive."
Miss Boss will be stationed at
Shanghai, where, she will teach ath
letics in- the Young Women's -Chris-
f " ?' "JLJ"Sf "?"s .Husi.
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