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A "BIRD" OF AHA.' BUT ITSMADE OF STRAW
BY BETTY BROWN
Not all sipper straw has a polish
like the "handle of the old froilt
door." Newer, and therefore smart
er than the straw that glistens, is the
sipper of dull, rough surface.
It was this new dull sipper, "in the
new shade of dull, cloudy blue that
Mme. Esther Wright of the Fashion
Art League of America used in this
I "snap-shotted" it in her hat shop
the other day. The straws are-woven
in so intricate a pattern that they
have the appearance of clipped feath
ers, and this suggestion.is heightened
by draping at the left 'side of the
straw, which is pliable and soft, into'
the form of a double wiijfg. "t
The hat is uBtrimml'-''cept-!for-a.
fluffy fringe of the unbraided straw
fastened at the tip of the uprolling
KISSES HELP SALES, SO HE'S
LIBERAL WITH THEM
Joseph Suraci, a young Brooklyn
salesman, is-under $100 bond to keep
"peace. He was accused by his wife
of kissing other women.
"My husband's conduct has be
come intolerable," said Mrs. Suraci.
"Two nights ago he took me to the
home of one "of his women friends.
Without a word of warning he leaped
from his chair, and kissed her.
Said the husband in court: "Com
petition is simply fierce. If a kiss
hrings a sale, then that's good sales
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