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"Storage, speculation, submarines,
are NOT the underlying cause. The
world's wheat crop is'short; we are
eating our cereals as fast as they are
garnered; there is no carryover of
grains, and reserves are almost ex
hausted. - .
"That is why we MUST save!
"The United States is the only
available corn supply, and the United
States is being drained by the bellig
"Forty million men hitherto en
gaged in productive labor are now
occupied with destruction, America
alone of the great nations has its la
bor army still intact.
"The 6,500,000 farms in the United
States must feed not only their 33,
000,000 inhabitants, but feed also the
(7,000,000 other Americans who live
m cities arid towns. v
"As our armed forces mobilize for
every man who shoulders a rifle two
others' must join the agricultural
army. If not, 1918 will witness a
world-wide hunger war."
Four cups of rice, cuP chopped
carrots or beets, 2 cups watercress or
shredded lettuce, 6 olives, y cup of
French dressing, 1 cup of mayon
naise, 2 tablespoons of gjrated onion
are the materials required.
Pile rice in the center Qf the dish
4ined with lettuce; place vegetables
around, then a circle of rice, with
watercress or lettuce around the
edge. Pour on French dressing with
grated onion; garnish. Serve with
Maud Miss Oldun thinks that ho
tel clerk just lovely.
Ethel Why so?
Maud He wrote, opposite her
name o'n the hotel register: Suite 16.
DESIGN A BATHING SUIT FOR ME
BY BETTY BROWN
On the opposite page is the fifth
figure 'in the bathing suit contest. It
has been printed once before, so you
can draw a different design. Re
member, the" two girls that present
the best design will be given bathing
Answer have been flooding in, and
all will be given careful considera
tion. Speed with which you return'
the designs makes no difference. You
hae. plenty of time anji can afford
to be careful in outlining yqur ideas.
There will be seven more pictures,
ending with Saturday, April 21.
snme contestants have already sent
in three or four drawings. They are!
using the different outlines at f least
once. You call use all 12 pictures, or
twice 12, or a hundred. Pencil, pen
and ink or colors, it makes no differ
ence what you outline your drawing
Ise your own judgment, but get
Luo, and outline your ideas. This
design, like the one yesterday, will
ho nrintp.d twice more. All together.
there' are four different diagrams,,
each of which will be printed three
That means you will have plenty of
different diagrams on which to indi
cate various ideas. There are no re
strictions of any kind. Draw as
many as you wish and send them
Remember that the two girls who
give me" the best ideas for my own
1917 bathing suit Will be rewarded
by beach togs Of their own design,
each suit to cost a1 maximum of $10.
The final picture will be printed
Saturday, April 21, and all drawings
must be in The Day Book office by
the following Saturday evening.
Address all ' communications to
The Fashion Editor, The Day Book,
5(K) S. Peoria st.
And in ,the blank for your name
and address tack on a phone number,
if you have one.