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OLD AND NEW IDEAS COMBINED IN GOWN
- Smart afternoon gown, combining
"new ideas and features similar to
those in vogue several years ago.
Note the full, puffed sleeves and the
pannier effect in the back, dropping
away to a semi-traim The gown is
made of black French faille, embroi
dered with emerald beads, with
faced .back of French blue. The over
skirt is of black striped net The
sleeves are trimmed in the same ma
terial The hat is black pan velvet, with
rass green, tulle crown. Fashion .
decrees that the smartly dressed
woman this fall must carry a long,
swagger stick, as shown in the picture.
California standpat Republicans
announce that they prefer a Demo
'crat as United States Senator to
Hiram Johnson. Hi says he prom
ised to support Hughes only if he
liked his policies, which, judging
from his platform remarks, he
doesn't The track is cleared foran
old time- California holt.