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DAUGHTER OF WELL KNOWN
KANSAN TO WED IM AUGUST
thought had "too much" on. And the bathing suit without the stockings,
jtfje censors thought sensible. They didn't object even when the suit wa$
minus tne snort skirt. But the censors did object to the lower picture.
They thought the stockings were "immoral" and too "attractive.". The
stockings should be removed, they decided.
Portland, Ore. When Mayor H. R.
Albee of this city received complaint
from Chris A. Reichen, a physical cul
ture faddist, that the girls at Port
land river resorts were wearing im
modest bathing suits he appointed a
censor to investigate.
The mayor received the shock of
his life when the censors reported
not that the girls wore Immodest or
too tiny bathing suits but that the
girls had too much on.
"The girls at Willamette river
bathing resorts are very vulgar,"
wrote Reichen. "They garb them
selves in scanty boys bathing outfits,
no skirts or stockings helping to hide
their legs or shapes. Thi3 should be
A general inspection of all bath
ing resorts resulted in a verdict that
Portland's bathing girls were dressed
modestly enough, but that the men
were immodestly garbed! The cen
sor did not think boys' bathing suits
on girls were immodest they de
clared them safer and saner than the
clumsy old style bloomer suits.
But the censors did object to "boys"
bathing suits on men. They said
some of the men bathers wore tiny
suits which made their legs and
shoulders stick out like "big hams."
Have a stock of straws or "sippers"
on hand for use with hot weather
drinks. They save washing spoons.
Paper napkins are cooler and cheaper
than linen. Just the thing for sum-
Plain lemonade looks better, tastes
better, too, if a tablespoonful of
grape juice is added to each glass A
tablespoonful of crushed raspberries
or "blackberries in a glass of lemon
ade gives flavor and color to the beverages
K S?fSS'rvrXT. . "? -1"-"
Miss Marcia Murdqck, daughter of
the Progressive party leader, Victor
Murdock and ' Mrs. Murdock of
Wichita, Kas., who is tobe married
in August to Lieut. Harvey Delano of
the United States army.'
Polish tiles with a cloth wet with
Sprinkle sulphur about in the
places haunted by rats arid mice and
Ujey willieava ' -
Keep salads, cool and add the may
onnaise just before serving, thus
avoiding a mixed, wilted appearance.
Dip the paint brush that has been
neglected and is full of paint into
boiling hot cider vinegar. The dry
paint will soon drop off.