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IT'S FROM PARIS AND COSTS A LOT, BUT MISS
AMERICA WILL CUJfY 11
Simple', isn't it, this evening frock
of cobwebby lace and crepe that's
light as a zephyr? But don't set your
heart on it, Maid of the -Slender Pulse.
It's from Paris and the zephyr like
thing carries a price tag that might
sink the j3hip of Finance.
But there's rib tag on the design
and there's, no reason why" it' should.
not be "created" in less expensive
materials than lace and crepe.
The Paris original is made of cream
Jace with a tunic and oversleeves of
Georgette crepe in French blue; the
wide sleeves of lace are bound in blue
crepe and the deep girdle is French
.blue satin. The soft drapery at the
sides give the pannier effect -without
Which np.gawnr is considered modislv
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