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PRIMNESS TAKES PLACE OF FLUFFINESS IN
! BY BETTY BROWN
A1J the pretty lacey frills and fluffs
have been snipped from milady's lin
gerie, so they told me the other day
when I inspected the newest things
in the "Lingerie de Merle," the fa
mous lingerie shop in Chicago.
Just to show you what's what in
boudoir wear I-sketched two of the
prettiest of the night robes L saw.
They are both of pussy willow taffeta,
a rather heavy material for the pur
pose, but it looks lovely, so why be
critical. The gown at the right is
You never kiss the daughter till the
lights go out Y
Never stay dry.
Rage before duty.
Love's labor costs.
Eat, drink and be sorry.
Wine, women and wrong.
All's well that lends welL
Honesty's the best fallacy.
The wages of gin is breath.
All is not clam that fritters.
Love thy neighbor for his pelf.
When in doubt, walk on tiptoe.
Spare the tub and spoil the child.
A soft powder turnejth away rash.
trimmed with a cord of the silk and
with crochet lace whicr- edges the
armholes and the neck. The lace and
the silk cord are used o -make jabots
to trim the front and the shoulders.
The gown at the left in the sketch,
js in Dale blue taffeta, trimmed with
rlo6psof white ribbon. The ribbon
falls from thcshoulders to the bust
Tine where' it ends in' a big bow, and
from the 'shoulder sleeves it falls to
the elbow, where it ends in a bow
with long streamers., A. narrow lace
beading is inserted lengthwise in the
What is home without a mortgage?
Gluttony is the mother of disten
tion. The weigh of the porkpacker is
There's many, a drip 'twixt cup and
lip. . .2.
None is so- kind as he who will not
Where there's a scale, there's a
weigh. Armand Debris, in Judge.
WANTED Working man would
like to board and room with some
poor widow. Address 61 CalL
Racine, Wis., Callj