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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 20, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 13',
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.LITTLE SISTER'S NEW HAT
By Betty Brown
"Where are the flower wreaths, rib
bon streamers and fluffs of lace that
used to trim Little Sister's bonnet?
You look through the shops in vain
for them the flowery hat didn't
bloom this summer.
The well-dressed little girl wears
a prim little sailor with a droopy
HOW WE'D LIKE TO IMPROVE
Napoleon should have been exiled
to the "housand Islands, where he
could have lived on a different island
Paul Revere could have covered a
lot more ground in a Fliwer.
Mollie Pitcher would have been
Saved a lot Of .unnecessary labor if
"mushroom" brim trimmed only with
a band and bow of velvet. Through
.the courtesy of Fashions of the Hour,
the Marshall Field publication, I
show you this cunning little lady in
her cunning little hat of Milan straw
in Alice blue. Old rose and light
green are popular colors in this design.
she'd used a French .75.
Nero should have taken out fire
insurance and made some real mo
ney. Lucrecia Borgia should have sent
her victims to an Italian 45-cent
Poor Richard should have sold his
almanack to a patent medicine concern