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Every time the skirt manufactur
ers make skirts an inch longer, shoe
manufacturers lose $10,000,000.
That's the calculation of A. D. An
derson of Boston, who says the long
er the skirt the shorter the boot, and
therefore, the less cost to the boot.
He advises skirt designers and
shoe dealers to get together and keep
the short skirt in fashion.
MOCK CHICKEN PIE
Boil 18 small onions; chop 3 cups
of nuts, one kind or mixed; cut 4 po
tatoes into dice and parboil them;
make a white sauce of 2 cups of
milk thickened with 2 tablespoons of
flour rubbed into an equal amount
of butter; mix the potatoes, onions,
nuts and 1 can of small mushrooms
with the white sauce; turn into a
baking dish, add a crust of mashed
potato, season with salt and pepper,
and bake 30 minutes. A pastry crust
may be used if preferred.
"Alice, if I told you that I loved you
dearly, that there was no other girl
in all the world for me, would you
promise to.be mine?"
"Would you mind telling me first
whether that is a proposal or a hypo