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about the new spring overcoats for
the kiddies. They are cut strictly
man-fashion. Many are made up in
lightweight English suitings, but
corduroy and velveteen are popular.
Smaller boys, however, gracefully
submit to such pretty things as col
lars and cuffs of dainty white lawn
or pique. Cotton Bedford cord, pop
lin and serge or lightweight materi
als suit for the little man's early
The four coat and hat models I am
showing you here are Starr-Best de
signs. o o
KIDDIES! CAN YOU DRESS A
BUBBLE PIPE LIKE THIS?
Once I was just a soap-bubble pipe;
I was white and ugly and bare,
And nobody thought that a soap-bubble
Could ever be pretty and fair.
Then one day a little girl took me,
And dressed me in wonderful
She had tissue lots of colors,
Red and purple, like fairy tale
First she fastened tight round my
One petticoat, two, three and
One red, and then green, blue, and
With flounces and ruffles galore.
Then on top came a beautiful white
With a pink sash tied in a bow.
And she trimmed it in pink round the
And arranged my collar just so.
Next came a beautiful sunbonnet
Took her some time to make that
But she said as she frowned at my
"Good gracious! she must have a
Black eves, nose and mouth theh she
A mouth that was smiling and gay, I
So that now all my white pipe rela
tions Sigh: "Oh, I wish they would dress
me that way!"