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TiusKy young men mat now is tne
time for a display of real American
fighting qualities. Many a hold youth,
fired by the spell of her eloquence,
has signed up for service.
On her first appearance Miss
Thompson had an audience a block
long. Masculine patriots cheered as
DESIGN A BATHING SUIT FOR
a squad of news photographers and
motion picture men rushed up to see
what the new,-excitement was all
"They won't let me fight, so I'm
doing the next best thing-pencoui;-aging
the men to fight," said Miss
BY BETTY BROWN
On the opposite page is the elev-
DANCER YVETTE SEEKS WAR
9HE& iyijBrP1 -'
Miss Heaton, known on the stage
as Yvette, dancer, says she will write
to the Russian duma asking release
of Capt. Johann Miller, a fnend, who
was with the Austrian Hussar and is
a prisoner in Siberia.
enth diagram in the Bathing Suit
Contest. There will be one more dia
gram tomorrow. But you have then
another week in which to work over
your ideas, for the time limit does not
expire until Saturday, April 28.
That means you don't have to hur
ry. And you can use all 12 diagrams,
or as many more as you wish. There
are absolutely no restrictions as to
number. The more the merrier, and
the better chance I have to get some
thing different to wear at the beach
Remejnber, the two girls, old,
young, blond or brunet, who send in
the best designs will each be given a
bathing suit as a reward. The max
imum cost of the suit to be $10. It's
worth an effort.
Artistic ability, I have emphasized,
is not the most considered quality.
Taste of design and ability to blend
colors make the big impression. But
you needn't use colors for your draw
ings. Indicate on the margin the
material and color. Pen and ink,
pencil or colors, it makes no differ
ence what your design is outlined
Get busy and help me and at the
same time maybe you will be help
ing yourself. The young lady who
was given the Castle gown last year
said she didn't know much about
drawing but she certainly knew all
there was to know about style.
Address all communications to The
Fashion Editor, The Day Boflk, 500
S. Peoria st.
And in the blank for your name
and address tack on a phone number,
if you have one.