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The skirt is the design of Miss Ida
Schnall, who got the idea of the
gown from the anxiety to avoid delay
and trouble in changing costumes
when going on the ice. She is
shown in the pictures above, at left,
wearing the skirt as she enters the
rink; at right, during the change,
and center, after the change.
The skirt is fastened down the
side by snaps. To change, it is
drawn around to the front, un
snapped and each side is fastened
around the legs by snaps, convert
ing the skirt into a pair of panta
loons. o o
Don't argue with your spaghetti.
It won't do a bit of good. Not a bit.
Spaghetti is an obstinate, contrary
. food. You can't tell it a thing. You
might as well try to reason with a
plate of rattlesnakes.
There is more pure cussedness in
ten yards of spaghetti than in any!
other product sold by the lineal foot,
with the possible exception of noo
dles and barbed wire.
There's no excuse for spaghetti
acting the way it does. Food can be
rambunctious without being hateful.
Head lettuce does it Why can't spa
ghetti? Something ought to be done about
this. And something shall be. The
time will come when some brave
man will meet this temperamental
Italian worm on its own ground and
But so long as unfettered spa
ghetti is given the freedom of its dish
there is no relief in sight.
I HIS ART FAILED
f Alice They say Tom is an expert
in- theart of self-defense.
fMarie Nonsense. Edith made
him propose in just one week.
Too bad the diaries for 1918 aren't
out yet Why? So much has hap
pened since Jan. 1 we've used up all
this year's pages.
TAFT'S NIECE TO WED PROF, t
The engagement of Miss Taft and
Prof. Wm. T. Semple of Cincinnati
university has been announced. She
is the daughter of Chas. P. and Mrs.
Taft and niece of former president
William Howard Taft.
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