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CHARLOTTE, THE TEUTON TOP, COST ONE
New York, Feb. 5. Part of the re
sponsibilities for the skating craze
that has spread over the United
States this winter can be traced to
the gyrations on ice of the "Teuton
Top," the "Whirling Wonder'sChar
Charlotte her last name is seldom
used in connection with her per
formances on ice, has already cost
New York alone a sum estimated at
It is figured that much has been
spent for skates, skating shoes, skat
ing scarfs and skating costumes and
in restaurants adjoining rinks since
Charlotte started the craze.
When Charlotte began to skate she
began to break into the newspapers.
She gave lessons in newspapers. That
helped the spread.
Along with this it happened that '
the public was found in just the prop- danced themselves out. The public
er mood to make skating a fad.' The was ready for something new.
dance craze has been on for some j In New York, where many fads
time. Some folks had actually 1 start, Charlotte and. her ice ballet..